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Champoux Family History

Champoux Name Meaning

habitational name from Champoux in Doubs, Burgundy. altered form of Chamboux, a dialect variant of Chambon, a habitational name from any of several places so named. There may have been some confusion with Champeaux (see Champeau).

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


Similar surnames: Chaloux, Champeau, Campi, Campo, Campoli, Houx, Shamrock, Champagne

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Where is the Champoux family from?

You can see how Champoux families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Champoux family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Champoux families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 428 Champoux families living in Quebec. This was about 99% of all the recorded Champoux's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Champoux families in 1911.
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What did your Champoux ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Champoux. 35% of Champoux men worked as a Cultivateur and 43% of Champoux women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Champoux were Commis and Religieuse.

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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
    35%
  • Journalier
    13%
  • Menuisier
    6%
  • Commis
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
    43%
  • Tudiant
    29%
  • Religieuse
    29%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Champoux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Champoux 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 700 immigration records available for the last name Champoux. 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 674 military records available for the last name Champoux. For the veterans among your Champoux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Champoux lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Champoux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Champoux in 1956 was 63, and 85 in 2004.

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