Arnett Family History

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Arnett Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, probably a pet form of Arnold, although Reaney has it as a survival of the Old English personal names Earngeat (male) ‘eagle Geat’ (a tribal name) or Earng¯{dh} (female) ‘eagle battle’. Variant of French Arnette.

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


Similar surnames: Garnett, Annett, Barnett, Arnott, Minett, Barrett, Arnette, Arney

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Arnett Family Origin

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Arnett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Painter

    15%
  • Shoe Maker

    10%
  • Attending School

    5%

In 1881, the most common Arnett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Arnett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arnett family was Attending School. Farmer, Painter and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arnett.

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Arnett Life Expectancy

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