Jeannette Family History

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Jeannette Name Meaning

Altered spelling, reflecting Canadian pronunciation, of the French surname Jeannet, from a pet form of Jean, French form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Jeannotte, Jeanette, Jenrette, Bonnette, Jennette, Jennett, Jeanneret

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Jeannette Family Origin

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Jeannette Family Occupations

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  • Voyageur

    25%
  • Bookkeeper

    13%
  • Boulanger

    13%
  • Cultivateur

    13%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jeannette family was Cultivateur. The most common Jeannette occupation in Canada was Voyageur. 25% of Jeannette's were Voyageurs. Voyageur, Bookkeeper and Boulanger were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jeannette.

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Jeannette Historical Records

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Jeannette Life Expectancy

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