Grandmaison Family History

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Grandmaison Name Meaning

French: compound name composed of the elements grand ‘large’ + maison ‘house’, used to denote someone who lived or possibly worked in a large house.

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

Similar surnames: Maison, Grandbois, Grandjean, Grundmann, Grandin, Greason, Granquist

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Grandmaison Family Origin

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Grandmaison Family Occupations

What did your Grandmaison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grandmaison occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 32% of Grandmaison's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grandmaison. A less common occupation for the Grandmaison family was Farmer.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Cultivateur Son

  • Journalier

  • Farmer


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

Grandmaison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Grandmaison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grandmaisoncensus 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 387 immigration records available for the last name Grandmaison. 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 273 military records available for the last name Grandmaison. For the veterans among your Grandmaison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grandmaison Life Expectancy

What is the average Grandmaison lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Grandmaison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Grandmaison in 1962 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grandmaison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grandmaison 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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