Charlebois Family History

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Charlebois Name Meaning

Of French origin: it appears in Canada first with the secondary surname Jolibois (literally ‘joyful (or attractive) wood’), of which it may be a variant.

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


Similar surnames: Chargois, Charles, Challis, Charleston, Charters, Harless, Hazleton

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Charlebois Family Origin

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Charlebois Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Charlebois occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Charlebois's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Charlebois family was Cult. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charlebois.

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  • Cultivateur

    18%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • School

    5%
  • Cult

    4%

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Charlebois Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Charlebois. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Charlebois census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Charlebois. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Charlebois. For the veterans among your Charlebois ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Charlebois Life Expectancy

What is the average Charlebois lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Charlebois life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Charlebois in 1958 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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