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Delafosse Name Meaning

French: variant of the topographic name Fosse, with the preposition and article de la, hence literally ‘from the ditch’.

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


Similar surnames: Delfosse, Lafosse, Laforge, Fosse, Delos, Ducasse, Delaplane

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Delafosse Family Origin

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Delafosse Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Delafosse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Delafosse's were Farmers.

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Delafosse Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Delafosse. 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 Delafosse. For the veterans among your Delafosse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delafosse Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Delafosse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Delafosse in 1957 was 69, and 83 in 2003.

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