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Jacquet Name Meaning

French and Walloon: from the French personal name Jacquet a pet form of Jacques . Compare Jackett and Juckett .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Jaquet, Jacquot, Jacques, Jacque, Jacquin, Jaques, Jauquet, Jacquez

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Where is the Jacquet family from?

You can see how Jacquet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jacquet family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Jacquet families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 22 Jacquet families living in Quebec. This was about 65% of all the recorded Jacquet's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Jacquet families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jacquet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jacquet ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servante were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Jacquet. 100% of Jacquet men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Jacquet women worked as a Servante. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Servante
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Jacquet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jacquet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jacquet. 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 Cards

There are 878 military records available for the last name Jacquet. For the veterans among your Jacquet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jacquet lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Jacquet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Jacquet in 1940 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

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