Mullet Family History

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Mullet Name Meaning

English and French: from Middle English molet, mulet ‘mullet’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or seller of these fish. nickname from a diminutive of Mule 2.

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

Similar surnames: Millet, Mallet, Mullen, Mollet, Molle, Miller, Gulley, Pullen, Fuller

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Mullet Family Origin

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Mullet Family Occupations

What did your Mullet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Boatman and Boat Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mullet. The most common Mullet occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Mullet's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Mullet family was Boat Steerer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Boatman

  • Boat Builder

  • Boat Steerer


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

Mullet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mullet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mullet 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 607 immigration records available for the last name Mullet. 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 968 military records available for the last name Mullet. For the veterans among your Mullet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mullet Life Expectancy

What is the average Mullet lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mullet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mullet in 1956 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mullet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mullet 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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