Chenette Family History

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Chenette Name Meaning

Respelling of French Chenet, from a diminutive of Old French chesne ‘oak’ (see Chene).

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

Similar surnames: Charette, Frenette, Chene, Burnette, Chelette, Chevrette, Bennette

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Chenette Family Origin

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Chenette Family Occupations

What did your Chenette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chenette family was Commercant. The most common Chenette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 44% of Chenette's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Hotellier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenette.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • Hotellier

  • Commercant


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

Chenette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Chenette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chenettecensus 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 215 immigration records available for the last name Chenette. 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 552 military records available for the last name Chenette. For the veterans among your Chenette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chenette Life Expectancy

What is the average Chenette lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chenette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Chenette in 1962 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chenette 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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