Barrette Family History

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Barrette Name Meaning

North American spelling of French Baret, from a diminutive of Bar.

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

Similar surnames: Barretta, Garrette, Barret, Bassette, Burnette, Barnette, Baskette

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Barrette Family Origin

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Barrette Family Occupations

What did your Barrette ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chief Clerk Cashier Wholesale Clothing Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Barrette. 34% of Barrette men worked as a Chief Clerk Cashier Wholesale Clothing Work and 46% of Barrette women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barrette were Manager (boots shoes) and Office Cleaner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chief Clerk Cashier Wholesale Clothing Work
  • General Labourer (retired)
  • Manager (boots shoes)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Typist And Clerk
  • Incapacitated
  • Office Cleaner

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

Barrette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Barrette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barrette 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 Barrette. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Barrette. For the veterans among your Barrette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barrette Life Expectancy

What is the average Barrette lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Barrette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Barrette in 1960 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barrette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barrette 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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