Gadoury Family History

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Gadoury Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Gadaud, a personal name of Germanic origin, composed of the elements wadi ‘pledge’, ‘security’ + waldan ‘to govern’. This was borne by a 9th-century bishop of Marseilles.

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


Similar surnames: Gadway, Badour, Noury, Gaboury, Amory, Godoy, Dobry, Oury, Gadbury

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Gadoury Family Origin

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Gadoury Family Occupations

What did your Gadoury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Apprentice and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gadoury. A less common occupation for the Gadoury family was Docteur. The most common Gadoury occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Gadoury's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Apprentice

    4%
  • Day Laborer

    4%
  • Docteur

    4%

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

Gadoury Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gadoury Life Expectancy

What is the average Gadoury lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gadoury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gadoury in 1951 was 53, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gadoury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gadoury 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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