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Hatchett Name Meaning

English: from Old French hachet ‘small axe’, ‘hatchet’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of such implements, or perhaps a nickname of anecdotal origin.

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


Similar surnames: Hackett, Pritchett, Hachey, Vatcher, Hatcher, Katcher, Thatcher

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Hatchett Family Origin

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Hatchett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Hatchett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Hatchett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hatchett family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hatchett.

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Hatchett Historical Records

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Hatchett Life Expectancy

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