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Duhamel Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a hamlet, from Old French hamel, a diminutive of ham ‘homestead’, with fused preposition and definite article du.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Ramel, Dame, Havel, Dunham, Hamer, Duhaime, Duchamp, Harmel

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Duhamel Family Origin

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Duhamel Family Occupations

What did your Duhamel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Duhamel occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 19% of Duhamel's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duhamel. A less common occupation for the Duhamel family was Student.

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Student

    4%

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

Duhamel Historical Records

What Duhamel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Duhamel Life Expectancy

What is the average Duhamel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Duhamel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Duhamel in 1951 was 57, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duhamel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duhamel 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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