Neth Family History

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Neth Name Meaning

probably a habitational name from Nethen in Oldenburg, or from the Nethe river near Höxter, or the Nethen, a tributary of the Dijle. from a reduced form of the female personal name Agnethe, variant of Agnes.

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


Similar surnames: Nett, Beth, Netz, Peth, Nuth, Noth, Seth, Heth, Pech, Leith

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Neth Family Origin

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Neth Family Occupations

What did your Neth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Neth. 26% of Neth men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Neth women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neth were Truck Driver and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laundress
    34%
  • Stenographer
    17%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Seamstress
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Neth Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Neth. 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 958 military records available for the last name Neth. For the veterans among your Neth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neth Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Neth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neth in 1962 was 77, and 88 in 2004.

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