Crepeau Family History

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Crepeau Name Meaning

French (Crépeau): nickname for someone with curly hair, from a derivative of Latin crispus ‘curly-haired’.

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


Similar surnames: Repa, Croteau, Drapeau, Crete, Cresta, Reneau, Creppel, Chateau

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Crepeau Family Origin

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Crepeau Family Occupations

What did your Crepeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, School and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crepeau. A less common occupation for the Crepeau family was Laborer. The most common Crepeau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Crepeau's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • School

    9%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Crepeau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crepeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Crepeau lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Crepeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Crepeau in 1961 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crepeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crepeau 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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