Guenette Family History

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Guenette Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Guenet, a pet form of Guène, from a Germanic personal name, a short form of a compound name formed with wan ‘hope’.

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


Similar surnames: Genetti, Gullette, Guyette, Gunnett, Garnett, Monette, Fredette

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Guenette Family Origin

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Guenette Family Occupations

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

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  • Journalier

    14%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Cordonnier

    5%

In 1881, Journalier, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guenette. The most common Guenette occupation in Canada was Journalier. 14% of Guenette's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Guenette family was Cordonnier.

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Guenette Historical Records

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Guenette Life Expectancy

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Famous Guenette Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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