Laprade Family History

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Laprade Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow, Occitan prada (Latin pratum; the feminine forms are from Late Latin prata, originally the plural of this word), or a habitational name from any of the numerous minor places named with this word. In French Canada, this is a secondary surname, which is rarely seen alone.

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


Similar surnames: Lapre, Laplace, Lande, Lagrave, Prada, Lafrance, Lalande, Larralde

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Laprade Family Origin

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Laprade Family Occupations

What did your Laprade ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Journalier, Cultivateur and Navigateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laprade. The most common Laprade occupation in Canada was Journalier. 27% of Laprade's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Laprade family was School.

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  • Journalier

    27%
  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Navigateur

    7%
  • School

    6%

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

Laprade Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laprade. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laprade 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Laprade. 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 Laprade. For the veterans among your Laprade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laprade Life Expectancy

What is the average Laprade lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Laprade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Laprade in 1943 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laprade

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laprade 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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