Gelineau Family History

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Gelineau Name Meaning

Western French: from a diminutive of Gelin.

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


Similar surnames: Gelinas, Galarneau, Pineau, Belleau, Mineau, Beliveau, Galipeau

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Gelineau Family Origin

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Gelineau Family Occupations

What did your Gelineau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Boucher, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gelineau. A less common occupation for the Gelineau family was Blacksmith. The most common Gelineau occupation in Canada was Boucher. 12% of Gelineau's were Bouchers.

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  • Boucher

    12%
  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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

Gelineau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gelineau Life Expectancy

What is the average Gelineau lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gelineau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gelineau in 1958 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gelineau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gelineau 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.

Famous Gelineau Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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