Paquette Family History

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Paquette Name Meaning

from the personal name Pa(s)quet, a pet form of Pascal. from Old French pacquet ‘bundle (of faggots)’, a diminutive of paque ‘parcel’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer or seller of firewood or kindling. In North America, spellings of surnames in -ette are not normally feminine, but reflects the practice of sounding the final -t, which is not the usual practice in European French.

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


Similar surnames: Piquette, Niquette, Luquette, Arquette, Pichette, Paulette, Payette

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Paquette Family Origin

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Paquette Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • School

    6%

In 1881, the most common Paquette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Paquette's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paquette. A less common occupation for the Paquette family was School.

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Paquette Life Expectancy

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