Niquette Family History

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Niquette Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Niquet, a nickname from Old French niquet ‘nod’, or from a pet form of Nique, a short form of Nicolas. The spelling reflects the Canadian practice of sounding the final -t, which is not the practice in France.

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

Similar surnames: Piquette, Paquette, Pichette, Binette, Millette, Pinette, Luquette

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Niquette Family Origin

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Niquette Family Occupations

What did your Niquette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Niquette family was Cultivateur Fils. Cultivateur, Attends School and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niquette. The most common Niquette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Niquette's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Attends School

  • Farmer

  • Cultivateur Fils


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

Niquette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Niquette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niquette 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 154 immigration records available for the last name Niquette. 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 244 military records available for the last name Niquette. For the veterans among your Niquette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niquette Life Expectancy

What is the average Niquette lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Niquette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Niquette in 1961 was 25, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niquette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niquette 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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