Millette Family History

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Millette Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Millet; the spelling reflects the Canadian practice of sounding the final -t.

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

Similar surnames: Niquette, Mellette, Mallette, Gillette, Millett, Follette, Gullette

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Millette Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Millette name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Millette. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


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Millette Family Origin

Where is the Millette family from?

Millette Family Occupations

What did your Millette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Millette family was Laboureur. Cultivateur, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Millette. The most common Millette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 34% of Millette's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Labourer

  • School

  • Laboureur


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

Millette Historical Records

What Millette family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Millette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Millette 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 Millette. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Millette. For the veterans among your Millette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Millette Life Expectancy

What is the average Millette lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Millette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Millette in 1945 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Millette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Millette 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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