Despres Family History

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Despres Name Meaning

French (Després): variant (plural) of Dupré (see Dupre).

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


Similar surnames: Deprey, Depree, Deprez, Duprey, Deupree, Terres, Dupree, Dupre

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Despres Family Origin

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Despres Family Occupations

What did your Despres ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Cultivateur and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Despres. The most common Despres occupation in Canada was Farmer. 23% of Despres's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Despres family was Charpentier & Men..

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • School

    11%
  • Charpentier & Men.

    3%

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

Despres Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Despres Life Expectancy

What is the average Despres lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Despres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Despres in 1946 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Despres

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Despres 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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