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Hammett Name Meaning

English (Devon): from a pet form of the Norman personal name Hamo (see Hammond 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hamlett, Haskett, Hallett, Hackett, Emmett, Hammen, Hassett, Haylett

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Hammett Family Origin

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Hammett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Oil Refiner

    13%
  • Sea Captain

    13%

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Oil Refiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammett. The most common Hammett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Hammett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hammett family was Sea Captain.

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Hammett Historical Records

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Hammett Life Expectancy

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