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Alphonse Name Meaning

French: from the personal name, a borrowing of Spanish Alfonso, in a Classicized spelling.

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


Similar surnames: Alphonso, Alonso, Alfonso, Alonge, Ponce, Hons, Ambroise, Arons

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Alphonse Family Origin

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Alphonse Family Occupations

What did your Alphonse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Alphonse occupation in Canada was Journalier. 40% of Alphonse's were Journaliers. Journalier, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alphonse. A less common occupation for the Alphonse family was MaÇon.

View Census data for Alphonse | Data not to scale

  • Journalier

    40%
  • Cultivateur

    30%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • MaÇon

    10%

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

Alphonse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Alphonse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alphonse 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 Alphonse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Alphonse. For the veterans among your Alphonse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alphonse Life Expectancy

What is the average Alphonse lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Alphonse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Alphonse in 1962 was 80, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alphonse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alphonse 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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