Jett Name Meaning

German: variant of Jette.

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


Similar surnames: Kett, Yett, Nett, Kott, Lett, Bett, Pett, Jette, Jent, Hett

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Jett Family Origin

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Jett Family Occupations

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  • Partner In Ironmongers Firm Employing 14 Men 5 Boys

    50%
  • Pensioner

    50%

In 1881, the most common Jett occupation in the UK was Partner In Ironmongers Firm Employing 14 Men 5 Boys. 50% of Jett's were Partner In Ironmongers Firm Employing 14 Men 5 Boyss. Partner In Ironmongers Firm Employing 14 Men 5 Boys and Pensioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jett.

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Jett Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Jett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jett in 1943 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jett

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