Degrasse Family History

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Degrasse Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Degrâce (see DeGrace).

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


Similar surnames: Grasse, Degree, De Pass, Derousse, De Grace, Degrange, Petrash

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Degrasse Family Origin

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Degrasse Family Occupations

What did your Degrasse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Degrasse occupation in Canada was Cultivateur Fils. 38% of Degrasse's were Cultivateur Filss. Cultivateur Fils, Cultivateur and Cultivateur & Pecheur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Degrasse. A less common occupation for the Degrasse family was Cultivateur & Journalier.

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  • Cultivateur Fils

    38%
  • Cultivateur

    23%
  • Cultivateur & Pecheur

    15%
  • Cultivateur & Journalier

    8%

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

Degrasse Historical Records

What Degrasse family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Degrasse Life Expectancy

What is the average Degrasse lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Degrasse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Degrasse in 1962 was 74, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Degrasse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Degrasse 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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