Robinette Family History

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Robinette Name Meaning

Canadian spelling of French Robinet, a pet form of Robin. The spelling reflects the Canadian practice of pronouncing the final -t, a practice not followed in France.

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

Similar surnames: Binette, Pinette, Robnett, Piette, Bonnette, Roulette, Forgette

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Robinette Family Origin

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Robinette Family Occupations

What did your Robinette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Robinette. 21% of Robinette men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Robinette women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Robinette were Salesman and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Waitress
  • Seamstress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Robinette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Robinette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Robinette 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 893 immigration records available for the last name Robinette. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Robinette. For the veterans among your Robinette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Robinette Life Expectancy

What is the average Robinette lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Robinette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Robinette in 1944 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

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