Deslauriers Family History

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Deslauriers Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone living among laurels, a combination of the fused preposition and plural definite article des ‘from the’ + the plural of Old French lorier ‘laurel’. It is a frequent secondary surname in Canada.

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


Similar surnames: Desrosiers, Delaurier, Desautels, Desjardins, Desaulniers, Delozier

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Deslauriers Family Origin

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Deslauriers Family Occupations

What did your Deslauriers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Journalier, Cultivateur and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deslauriers. The most common Deslauriers occupation in Canada was Journalier. 12% of Deslauriers's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Deslauriers family was Going To School.

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  • Journalier

    12%
  • Cultivateur

    10%
  • School

    6%
  • Going To School

    5%

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

Deslauriers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Deslauriers Life Expectancy

What is the average Deslauriers lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Deslauriers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Deslauriers in 1944 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

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