Desruisseaux Family History

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Desruisseaux Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in an area characterized by streams, from the fused preposition and plural definite article des ‘from the’ + ruisseaux, plural of ruisseau ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Desrosiers, Debrosse, Descoteaux, Dusseau, Desormeaux, Derousse

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Desruisseaux Family Origin

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Desruisseaux Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    46%
  • Cultiv.

    23%
  • Cultivateur Son

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1881, the most common Desruisseaux occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 46% of Desruisseaux's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Desruisseaux family was Farmer. Cultivateur, Cultiv. and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desruisseaux.

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Desruisseaux Historical Records

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Desruisseaux Life Expectancy

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