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Collette Name Meaning

French: spelling variant of Collet or a metronymic from an reduced pet form of Nicole, feminine form of Nicolas (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Colette, Collett, Nollette, Colletti, Gullette, Gillette, Colletta

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Collette Family Origin

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Collette Family Occupations

What did your Collette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Collette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 31% of Collette's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Collette. A less common occupation for the Collette family was Fermier.

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  • Cultivateur

    31%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • Cultivateur Son

    6%
  • Fermier

    6%

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Collette Historical Records

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

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Collette Life Expectancy

What is the average Collette lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, Collette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Collette in 1948 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

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