Forgette Family History

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Forgette Name Meaning

French Canadian spelling of Forget, reflecting the Canadian pronunciation of the final -t.

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

Similar surnames: Bonnette, Boulette, Follette, Forgey, Fossett, Marzette, Barrette

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Forgette Family Origin

Where is the Forgette family from?

Forgette Family Occupations

What did your Forgette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Forgette. 16% of Forgette men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Forgette women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Forgette were Beautician and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Beautician

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Hairdresser
  • House Work
  • Housewife

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

Forgette Historical Records

What Forgette family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Forgette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Forgette 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 205 immigration records available for the last name Forgette. 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 500 military records available for the last name Forgette. For the veterans among your Forgette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Forgette Life Expectancy

What is the average Forgette lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Forgette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Forgette in 1956 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forgette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forgette 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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