Duvernay Family History

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Duvernay Name Meaning

French: topographic name, with fused preposition and definite article du, for someone who lived near a copse of alders, French vernay, a derivative of verne ‘alder’ + the Latin collective suffix -etum.

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


Similar surnames: Dubray, Duray, Sberna, Dunay, Verley, Devera, Davern, Vernon, Perna

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Duvernay Family Origin

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Duvernay Family Occupations

What did your Duvernay ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Duvernay occupation in Canada was Cult.. 25% of Duvernay's were Cult.s. Cult., Cultivateur and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duvernay. A less common occupation for the Duvernay family was Farmer.

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  • Cult.

    25%
  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Day Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

Duvernay Historical Records

What Duvernay family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Duvernay Life Expectancy

What is the average Duvernay lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Duvernay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Duvernay in 1949 was 41, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duvernay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duvernay 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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