Collette Family History

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Collette Name Meaning

French: spelling variant of Collet or a metronymic from an reduced pet form of Nicole, feminine form of Nicolas (see Nicholas).

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

Similar surnames: Colette, Collett, Nollette, Colletti, Gullette, Gillette, Colletta

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Collette Family Origin

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Collette Family Occupations

What did your Collette ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Planning and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Collette. 5% of Collette men worked as an Aircraft Planning and 52% of Collette women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Collette were Butcher (master) and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Planning
  • Bench Hand Fitter
  • Building Carpenter
  • Butcher (master)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Household Duties

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

Collette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Collette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Collette 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Collette. 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 Collette. For the veterans among your Collette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Collette Life Expectancy

What is the average Collette lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Collette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Collette in 1948 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Collette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Collette 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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