Skip to content
  • Start your family tree

Origins of the Gyett surname

A collage of historical images including two family portraits and a postcard of people boarding a ship

About the Gyetts

We have a total number of 118 records for people with the last name Gyett.

Find out more about your family in our records

or try an advanced search

I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.

TrustPilot review
1 of 3

Start your family tree

Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Gyetts.

Sign up to get started

Delve deeper into the Gyett family's history

Where do most Gyetts live?

In 1921, most Gyetts lived in South East.

Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

Interesting facts about Gyetts

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 115 records for the Gyett surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Gyetts most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Gyetts.

What are the most common Gyett first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Gyett family members

Common jobs for Gyetts

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Gyetts in 1921
Army Pensioner Wife




Domestic (Cook)


House Maid Domestic


Mercer's Widow


Common Male occupations for Gyetts in 1921


Army Pensioner




Builders Labourer




An image of a census transcript and a picture of a dairy farmer holding two milk jugs

Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

We found over 15,000 family trees with the Gyett surname

Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Gyetts.

Search for a relative in our family trees

Share your discoveries

Start your family history journey

Start free trial

Start free trial