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Chaloux Family History

Chaloux Name Meaning

perhaps a variant of Jaloux, a nickname meaning ‘jealous’, ‘possessive’. possibly a reconstruction of Challuz or Chalus, a habitational name from places so named in Puy-de-Dôme and Haute-Vienne.

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


Similar surnames: Champoux, Hallum, Chall, Chalifour, Chabot, Chalk, Houx, Baloun

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Where is the Chaloux family from?

You can see how Chaloux families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Chaloux family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Chaloux families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 91 Chaloux families living in Quebec. This was about 94% of all the recorded Chaloux's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Chaloux families in 1911.
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What did your Chaloux ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Minister were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Chaloux. 60% of Chaloux 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
    60%
  • Journalier
    20%
  • Farmer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Minister
    100%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Chaloux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chaloux 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Chaloux. 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 225 military records available for the last name Chaloux. For the veterans among your Chaloux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Chaloux lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chaloux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Chaloux in 1962 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

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