Bombardier Family History

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Bombardier Name Meaning

French: occupational name from French bombardier ‘bombardier’, ‘artilleryman’.

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


Similar surnames: Bombard, Bomgardner, Cordier, Bourcier, Barbier, Manier, Commander

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Bombardier Family Origin

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Bombardier Family Occupations

What did your Bombardier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bombardier occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 60% of Bombardier's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Cult. and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bombardier. A less common occupation for the Bombardier family was Farmer.

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  • Cultivateur

    60%
  • Cult.

    6%
  • Cultivateur Son

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%

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

Bombardier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bombardier Life Expectancy

What is the average Bombardier lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bombardier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bombardier in 1963 was 70, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bombardier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bombardier 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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