Sharrett Family History

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Sharrett Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of French Charette, or a variant spelling of English Sherratt.

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

Similar surnames: Sharratt, Surrett, Charrette, Sherratt, Garret, Shackett, Sarrett

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Sharrett Family Origin

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Sharrett Family Occupations

What did your Sharrett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sharrett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sharrett's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharrett. A less common occupation for the Sharrett family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Book Keeper


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sharrett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sharrett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sharrett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharrettcensus 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Sharrett. 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 704 military records available for the last name Sharrett. For the veterans among your Sharrett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharrett Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharrett lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sharrett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sharrett in 1956 was 27, and 20 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharrett ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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