Favreau Family History

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Favreau Name Meaning

Southern French: from a diminutive of Favre.

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


Similar surnames: Favret, Jarreau, Favre, Fecteau, Rambeau, Pageau, Lareau, Gareau

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Favreau Family Origin

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Favreau Family Occupations

What did your Favreau ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Cultivateur

    19%
  • Journalier

    15%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Couturiere

    4%

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

Favreau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Favreau Life Expectancy

What is the average Favreau lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Favreau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Favreau in 1957 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Favreau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Favreau 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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