Pichette Family History

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Pichette Name Meaning

Canadian spelling of French Pichet, from Old French pichet ‘little pot’, a measure for liquids or grain, hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter or a seller of foodstuffs, or nickname for a short person. The spelling reflects the Canadian practice of pronouncing the final -t, which is not done in metropolitan France.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Piquette, Pinette, Piette, Niquette, Payette, Bissette, Millette

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Pichette Family Origin

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Pichette Family Occupations

What did your Pichette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pichette family was Cotton Mills. The most common Pichette occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 10% of Pichette's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Brick Mason and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pichette.

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Brick Mason

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Cotton Mills

    10%

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Pichette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Pichette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pichette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 913 immigration records available for the last name Pichette. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pichette. For the veterans among your Pichette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pichette Life Expectancy

What is the average Pichette lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Pichette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pichette in 1946 was 42, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pichette

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