Bourgault Family History

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Bourgault Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements burg ‘fortification’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Foucault, Manigault, Bault, Borgwardt, Bourque, Bourgeois, Gault

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Bourgault Family Origin

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Bourgault Family Occupations

What did your Bourgault ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bourgault occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 42% of Bourgault's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Bourgault family was Cultivateur Fils. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourgault.

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  • Cultivateur

    42%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Cultivateur Fils

    6%

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

Bourgault Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bourgault Life Expectancy

What is the average Bourgault lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bourgault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bourgault in 1956 was 16, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bourgault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bourgault 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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