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French: from a diminutive of Forge, designating a blacksmith.

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


Similar surnames: Forge, Foret, Bourget, Moret, Forgey, Forney, Forest, Feret, Gorges

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forget. The most common Forget occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Forget's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Forget family was Farmer.

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • School

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Forget life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Forget in 1946 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

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