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Haislet Family History

Haislet Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Haisley, Haisler, Jaillet, Hasler, Hailes, Hansley, Paisley, Daisley

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Where is the Haislet family from?

You can see how Haislet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haislet family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Haislet families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Haislet families living in Berkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Haislet's in United Kingdom. Berkshire had the highest population of Haislet families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haislet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haislet ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Printer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Haislet. 27% of Haislet men worked as a Printer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Printer
    27%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Machinist Helper
    14%
  • Farmer
    14%
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What Haislet family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 976 census records available for the last name Haislet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haislet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Haislet. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 179 military records available for the last name Haislet. For the veterans among your Haislet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haislet lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Haislet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Haislet in 1962 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

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