Castonguay Family History

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Castonguay Name Meaning

French Canadian: variant of Gastonguay, which is a combination of the first and last names of the first bearer of the name in Canada, Gaston Guay or Gay.

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


Similar surnames: Tanguay, Hasting, La Tona, Carbonneau, Stanaway, Carton, Antony

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Castonguay Family Origin

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Castonguay Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    30%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Going To School

    6%

In 1881, the most common Castonguay occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 30% of Castonguay's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castonguay. A less common occupation for the Castonguay family was Going To School.

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Castonguay Historical Records

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Castonguay Life Expectancy

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