Dupont Family History

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Dupont Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone ‘from the bridge’, French pont (see Pont), with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’.

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


Similar surnames: Dumont, Pont, Dupin, Duman, Duhon, Demont, Dutoit, Font, Duet, Dugo

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Dupont Family Origin

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Dupont Family Occupations

What did your Dupont ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dupont family was Journalier. The most common Dupont occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Dupont's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, School and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dupont.

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  • Cultivateur

    18%
  • School

    11%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Journalier

    4%

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

Dupont Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dupont Life Expectancy

What is the average Dupont lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Dupont life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dupont in 1943 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dupont

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dupont 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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