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Brusseau Surname Meaning

French: variant of Brousseau and in North America (also) an altered form of this. Compare Brusso .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Brosseau, Russeau, Brusso, Brossett, Brousseau, Brasseaux, Brusse

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Where is the Brusseau family from?

You can see how Brusseau families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Brusseau family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Brusseau families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 143 Brusseau families living in Quebec. This was about 92% of all the recorded Brusseau's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Brusseau families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Brusseau surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Brusseau ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Brusseau. 39% of Brusseau men worked as a Cultivateur. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Cultivateur
    39%
  • Journalier
    16%
  • Serrefrein
    16%
  • Commis
    16%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Brusseau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brusseau census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 234 immigration records available for the last name Brusseau. 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 Cards

There are 272 military records available for the last name Brusseau. For the veterans among your Brusseau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Brusseau lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Brusseau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Brusseau in 1958 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

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