Deschamps Family History

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Deschamps Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone ‘from the fields’, French champs (see Champ).

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


Similar surnames: Deshaw, Camps, Delcamp, Deschamp, Deshazo, Duchamp, Deshaies

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Deschamps Family Origin

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Deschamps Family Occupations

What did your Deschamps ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Cultuvateur

    3%

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

Deschamps Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Deschamps Life Expectancy

What is the average Deschamps lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Deschamps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Deschamps in 1945 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deschamps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deschamps 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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