Wallett Family History

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Wallett Name Meaning

English: perhaps from a pet form of the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Wælþeof (see Waldie).

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

Similar surnames: Hallett, Willett, Wollett, Pellett, Catlett, Tillett, Gillett

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Wallett Family Origin

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Wallett Family Occupations

What did your Wallett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wallett. 13% of Wallett men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Wallett women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wallett were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housework
  • Operator
  • Teacher

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

Wallett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wallett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wallett 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 600 immigration records available for the last name Wallett. 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 597 military records available for the last name Wallett. For the veterans among your Wallett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wallett Life Expectancy

What is the average Wallett lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wallett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wallett in 1944 was 33, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wallett 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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