Lamarque Family History

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Lamarque Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived near a boundary, Old French marque (Germanic marca); or a habitational name from places named Lamarque or La Marque. metonymic nickname for someone with a noticeable birthmark or scar, or for someone who had been disfigured by branding (a relatively common medieval punishment), from Old French marque ‘mark’ (a transferred use of 1).

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

Similar surnames: Lamarca, Lamarre, Labarre, Lamarche, Lagarde, Larue, Ramage, Lamar

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Lamarque Family Origin

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Lamarque Family Occupations

What did your Lamarque ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur and Rentiere were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lamarque. The most common Lamarque occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 67% of Lamarque's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Rentiere


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Lamarque Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lamarque. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lamarque 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 895 immigration records available for the last name Lamarque. 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 359 military records available for the last name Lamarque. For the veterans among your Lamarque ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lamarque Life Expectancy

What is the average Lamarque lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lamarque life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lamarque in 1961 was 47, and 63 in 2004.

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