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Drouillard Name Meaning

probably a derogatory nickname, from a derivative of the regional term drouiller ‘to defecate’, which also has various figurative senses. re-formation of the habitational name Drouillac, from a place so named in Corrèze.

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


Similar surnames: Brouillard, Rouillard, Pollard, Mollard, Bullard, Aguillard, Rogalla

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Drouillard Family Origin

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Drouillard Family Occupations

What did your Drouillard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Drouillard family was At School. Farmer, Fisherman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drouillard. The most common Drouillard occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Drouillard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Fisherman

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • At School

    3%

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Drouillard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Drouillard Life Expectancy

What is the average Drouillard lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Drouillard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Drouillard in 1940 was 56, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drouillard 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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