Clermont Family History

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Clermont Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of the various places named Clermont, from Old French clair, cler ‘bright’, ‘clear’ + mont ‘hill’, i.e. a hill that could be seen a long way off.

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


Similar surnames: Lemont, Clairmont, Pierpont, Lamont, Tremont, Chaumont, Demont

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Clermont Family Origin

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Clermont Family Occupations

What did your Clermont ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Clermont family was Navigateur. The most common Clermont occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 31% of Clermont's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Menuisier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clermont.

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  • Cultivateur

    31%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Menuisier

    5%
  • Navigateur

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Clermont ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Clermont Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clermont. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clermont 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 Clermont. 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 Clermont. For the veterans among your Clermont ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clermont Life Expectancy

What is the average Clermont lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Clermont life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Clermont in 1960 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clermont

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clermont ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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