Lachance Family History

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Lachance Name Meaning

French: secondary surname for Pepin, from la chance ‘luck’, hence a nickname for a lucky person (or ironically, an unlucky one).

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


Similar surnames: Lacharite, Lafrance, Chance, Labranche, Bachand, Lachney, Laplante

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Lachance Family Origin

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Lachance Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • School

    6%
  • Journalier

    5%

In 1881, the most common Lachance occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Lachance's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lachance. A less common occupation for the Lachance family was Journalier.

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Lachance Historical Records

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Lachance Life Expectancy

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