Brideau Family History

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Brideau Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of bridles and harness, from Old French bride ‘bridle’.

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


Similar surnames: Rideau, Barteau, Soileau, Bordeau, Boileau, Pruneau, Beau, Prideaux

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Brideau Family Origin

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Brideau Family Occupations

What did your Brideau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer'S Son and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brideau. A less common occupation for the Brideau family was Labourer. The most common Brideau occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Brideau's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farmer'S Son

    19%
  • School

    19%
  • Labourer

    12%

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Brideau Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Brideau ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Brideau Life Expectancy

What is the average Brideau lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, Brideau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Brideau in 1961 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

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