Anctil Family History

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Anctil Name Meaning

French and English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Anquetil (Old Norse Ásketill), composed of the elements áss ‘god’ (earlier ans) + ketill ‘kettle’, ‘helmet’. Compare Haskell.

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

Similar surnames: Aucoin, Ancel, Antill, Annis, Lanctot, Cail, Vancil, Altig, Mantel

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Anctil Family Origin

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Anctil Family Occupations

What did your Anctil ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Institutrice were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Anctil. 32% of Anctil men worked as a Cultivateur and 14% of Anctil women worked as an Institutrice. Some less common occupations for Americans named Anctil were Cantonier and Cult

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Journalier
  • Fils De Cultivateur
  • Cantonier

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Institutrice
  • Revenue
  • Comptable
  • Cult

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

Anctil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Anctil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anctil 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 392 immigration records available for the last name Anctil. 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 570 military records available for the last name Anctil. For the veterans among your Anctil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anctil Life Expectancy

What is the average Anctil lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Anctil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Anctil in 1957 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anctil

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