Gamet Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Gamo, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gam-, a short form of Old High German gaman ‘joy’ or gamal ‘old’, ‘aged’.

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


Similar surnames: Game, Gamm, Gatt, Gast, Gates, Hamel, Gamez, Gamel, Gabel, Grames

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Gamet Family Origin

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Gamet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Doctor

    6%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gamet family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Keeping House and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamet. The most common Gamet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gamet's were Farmers.

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Gamet Historical Records

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Gamet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Gamet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gamet in 1952 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamet

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