Dubreuil Family History

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Dubreuil Name Meaning

French: topographic name from Old French breuil ‘marshy woodland’ (Late Latin brogilum, of Gaulish origin). In French the term later came to mean ‘enclosed woodland’ and then ‘cleared woodland’, and both these senses may also be reflected in the surname.

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

Similar surnames: Dupre, Debruhl, Aubel, Oubre, Dibrell, Durel, Dubois, Bruin, Dunwell

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Dubreuil Family Origin

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Dubreuil Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Dubreuil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 23% of Dubreuil's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Dubreuil family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dubreuil.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Farmer

  • School

  • Journalier


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Dubreuil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Dubreuil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dubreuilcensus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dubreuil. 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 599 military records available for the last name Dubreuil. For the veterans among your Dubreuil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dubreuil Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dubreuil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dubreuil in 1942 was 26, and 70 in 2004.

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