Guillet Family History

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Guillet Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Guille, a short form of Guillaume (see William).

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

Similar surnames: Guillot, Gillet, Guill, Millet, Gillem, Guillen, Gillett, Billet

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Guillet Family Origin

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Guillet Family Occupations

What did your Guillet ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Religieuse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Guillet. 20% of Guillet men worked as a Cultivateur and 27% of Guillet women worked as a Religieuse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guillet were Clerk and Commis

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Farmer
  • Fils Cultivateur
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Religieuse
  • Housekeeper
  • Brasseur
  • Commis

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Guillet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Guillet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guillet 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Guillet. 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 777 military records available for the last name Guillet. For the veterans among your Guillet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guillet Life Expectancy

What is the average Guillet lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Guillet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Guillet in 1956 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guillet 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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