Genet Name Meaning

variant of Genest 1. from a reduced pet form of the personal name Eugène (see Eugene).

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


Similar surnames: Gene, Benet, Gonet, Gernert, Geer, Peet, Gionet, Ent, Geen, Geenen

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Genet Family Origin

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Genet Family Occupations

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  • Bootmaker

    33%
  • Chef De Cuisine

    33%
  • Wood Turner

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Genet family was Wood Turner. The most common Genet occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 33% of Genet's were Bootmakers. Bootmaker and Chef De Cuisine were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Genet.

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Genet Historical Records

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Genet Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Genet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Genet in 1961 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Genet

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