Goyette Family History

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Goyette Name Meaning

Variant of French Guyet (see Guyette).

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


Similar surnames: Guyett, Boyette, Guyette, Molette, Godette, Colette, Payette, Boyett

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Goyette Family Origin

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Goyette Family Occupations

What did your Goyette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Goyette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Goyette's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goyette. A less common occupation for the Goyette family was EmployÉ De Manuf..

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  • Cultivateur

    27%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • EmployÉ De Manuf.

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Goyette ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Goyette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goyette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goyette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goyette. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Goyette. For the veterans among your Goyette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goyette Life Expectancy

What is the average Goyette lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Goyette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Goyette in 1949 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goyette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goyette ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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