Laforce Family History

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Laforce Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a fortress or stronghold; a variant of Force, with the definite article la.

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


Similar surnames: Laforge, Lafosse, Force, Laporte, Laborde, Leforce, Lafitte, Lavoie

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Laforce Family Origin

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Laforce Family Occupations

What did your Laforce ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Bourgeoise were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Laforce. 14% of Laforce men worked as a Journalier and 13% of Laforce women worked as a Bourgeoise. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laforce were Laborer and Collar Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
    14%
  • Cultivateur
    10%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bourgeoise
    13%
  • Carder
    7%
  • Colier
    7%
  • Collar Maker
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laforce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Laforce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laforce 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 713 immigration records available for the last name Laforce. 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 Laforce. For the veterans among your Laforce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laforce Life Expectancy

What is the average Laforce lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Laforce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Laforce in 1953 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laforce

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