Smet Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a smith, Middle Dutch smet, smit.

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


Similar surnames: Smit, Peet, Smee, Sant, Samet, Zimet, Voet, Sult, Metz, Meth

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Smet Family Origin

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Smet Family Occupations

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  • Drayman

    50%
  • Plasterer

    50%

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In 1880, Drayman and Plasterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Smet. The most common Smet occupation in the USA was Drayman. 50% of Smet's were Draymans.

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Smet Historical Records

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Smet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Smet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Smet in 1962 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smet

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