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Collett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Coll 1. Respelling of French Collet, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Collette, Collet, Colletti, Willett, Pellett, Tollett, Follett

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Collett Family Origin

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Collett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Collett. A less common occupation for the Collett family was Carpenter. The most common Collett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Collett's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Collett Historical Records

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Collett Life Expectancy

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