Veillette Family History

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Veillette Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Veillet, a diminutive of Veilleux.

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


Similar surnames: Millette, Mellette, Vallette, Gillette, Ouillette, Violette

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Veillette Family Origin

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Veillette Family Occupations

What did your Veillette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Veillette. The most common Veillette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Veillette's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Veillette family was Farmer.

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Cultivateur Son

    16%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%

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

Veillette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Veillette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veillette 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Veillette. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Veillette. For the veterans among your Veillette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veillette Life Expectancy

What is the average Veillette lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Veillette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Veillette in 1954 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veillette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veillette 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.

Famous Veillette Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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