Lagace Family History

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Lagace Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Lagasse. Written Lagacé or Lagasse, it occurs as a secondary surname for Mignier, established in Canada by 1668.

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

Similar surnames: Lahaie, Lapage, Legate, Lafave, Lagle, Lagarde, Labare, Labar, Lagree

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Lagace Family Origin

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Lagace Family Occupations

What did your Lagace ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lagace occupation in Canada was Farmer. 11% of Lagace's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lagace family was Journalier. Farmer, At School and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lagace.

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  • Farmer

  • At School

  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier


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

Lagace Historical Records

What Lagace family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Lagace. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lagace 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 742 immigration records available for the last name Lagace. 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 487 military records available for the last name Lagace. For the veterans among your Lagace ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lagace Life Expectancy

What is the average Lagace lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lagace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lagace in 1957 was 58, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lagace

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lagace 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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