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Desilets Name Meaning

French: topographic name, with fused preposition and definite article des ‘from the’, for someone who lived by some group of small islands, from the plural of îlet ‘islet’.

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


Similar surnames: Sales, Delles, Delisle, Eilts, Despres, Dehler, Delise, Deselms

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Desilets Family Origin

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Desilets Family Occupations

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  • At School?

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Pilot

    13%

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In 1880, At School?, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desilets. The most common Desilets occupation in the USA was At School?. 13% of Desilets's were At School?s. A less common occupation for the Desilets family was Pilot.

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Desilets Life Expectancy

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