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Shorette Family History

Shorette Name Meaning

Variant of French Charette.

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

Similar surnames: Sharrett, Surette, Charette, Charrette, Hotte, Nolette, Chelette

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Where is the Shorette family from?

You can see how Shorette families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shorette family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Shorette families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Shorette families living in Maine. This was about 44% of all the recorded Shorette's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Shorette families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shorette surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Shorette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Shorette. 40% of Shorette men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Owner
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shorette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shorette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 50 immigration records available for the last name Shorette. 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 Cards

There are 123 military records available for the last name Shorette. For the veterans among your Shorette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Shorette lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Shorette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Shorette in 1959 was 48, and 52 in 2004.

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