Gisclair Family History

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Gisclair Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of the French family name Gisclard, which Dauzat derives from the female personal name Gisele (from the Germanic personal name Gisela) + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Boisclair, Gillard, Leclair, Sinclair, Claar, Clair, Nicolai, Auclair

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Gisclair Family Origin

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Gisclair Family Occupations

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Gisclair Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 646 census records available for the last name Gisclair. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gisclair 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Gisclair. 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 249 military records available for the last name Gisclair. For the veterans among your Gisclair ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gisclair Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gisclair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gisclair in 1962 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

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