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Desilets Name Meaning

French: topographic name, with fused preposition and definite article des ‘from the’, for someone who lived by some group of small islands, from the plural of îlet ‘islet’.

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


Similar surnames: Sales, Delles, Delisle, Eilts, Despres, Dehler, Delise, Deselms

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Desilets Family Origin

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Desilets Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    28%
  • Going To School

    10%
  • Scholar

    7%
  • Farmer

    6%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Going To School and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desilets. A less common occupation for the Desilets family was Farmer. The most common Desilets occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 28% of Desilets's were Cultivateurs.

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Desilets Historical Records

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Desilets Life Expectancy

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