Guillette Family History

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Guillette Name Meaning

Characteristic French Canadian spelling of Guillet.

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

Similar surnames: Guillotte, Ouillette, Gillette, Gullette, Ouellette, Millette

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Guillette Family Origin

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Guillette Family Occupations

What did your Guillette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Guillette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 47% of Guillette's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Guillette family was Domestique. Cultivateur, Day Laborer and Cult. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guillette.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Day Laborer

  • Cult.

  • Domestique


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Guillette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Guillette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guillette 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Guillette. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Guillette. For the veterans among your Guillette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guillette Life Expectancy

What is the average Guillette lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Guillette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Guillette in 1961 was 60, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guillette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guillette 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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