Willette Family History

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Willette Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Will 1. Americanized form of French Ouellette.

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


Similar surnames: Willett, Gillette, Collette, Willet, Billotte, Gullette, Milette

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Willette Family Origin

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Willette Family Occupations

What did your Willette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Willette family was At Paper Mill. Farmer, Carpenter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willette. The most common Willette occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Willette's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • At Paper Mill

    5%

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Willette Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Willette ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Willette Life Expectancy

What is the average Willette lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Willette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Willette in 1949 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

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