Guyette Family History

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Guyette Name Meaning

Respelling of French Guyet, from a pet form of the personal name Guy. Compare Guyot.

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


Similar surnames: Guenette, Huyett, Myette, Gullette, Goyette, Guyett, Guyot, Durette

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Guyette Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Guyette name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Guyette. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    37%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    23%

  • France

    19%

  • Germanic Europe

    8%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    2%

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Guyette Family Origin

Where is the Guyette family from?

Guyette Family Occupations

What did your Guyette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guyette. A less common occupation for the Guyette family was Day Laborer. The most common Guyette occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Guyette's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    28%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Day Laborer

    4%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Guyette ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Guyette Historical Records

What Guyette family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Guyette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guyette 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 436 immigration records available for the last name Guyette. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Guyette. For the veterans among your Guyette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guyette Life Expectancy

What is the average Guyette lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Guyette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Guyette in 1944 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guyette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guyette 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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