Beauchesne Family History

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Beauchesne Name Meaning

French (Beauchêne): topographic name composed of Old French beu, which in medieval times could also mean ‘high’, ‘tall’ as well as ‘lovely’, + chesne ‘oak’.

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


Similar surnames: Duchesne, Beauchamp, Courchesne, Beaulieu, Beauchene, Boucher

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Beauchesne Family Origin

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Beauchesne Family Occupations

What did your Beauchesne ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Beauchesne occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 39% of Beauchesne's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beauchesne. A less common occupation for the Beauchesne family was Going To School.

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  • Cultivateur

    39%
  • Journalier

    16%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    6%
  • Going To School

    6%

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

Beauchesne Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beauchesne Life Expectancy

What is the average Beauchesne lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Beauchesne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Beauchesne in 1954 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beauchesne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beauchesne 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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