Lapre Family History

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Lapre Name Meaning

French (Lapré): habitational name from Laprée or Lapraye, places so named from Old French pred ‘meadow’ (see Laprade). It is a secondary surname for Petit in French Canada.

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

Similar surnames: Lepre, Laprade, Laporte, Barre, Lage, Lake, Clare, Dupre, Lare, Lande

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Lapre Family Origin

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Lapre Family Occupations

What did your Lapre ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Mcanicien and Commis were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lapre. 50% of Lapre men worked as a Mcanicien and 25% of Lapre women worked as a Commis. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lapre were Menuisier and Vendeur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Mcanicien
  • Journalier
  • Labourer
  • Menuisier

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Commis
  • Journalier
  • Rentier
  • Vendeur

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

Lapre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lapre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lapre 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 222 immigration records available for the last name Lapre. 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 229 military records available for the last name Lapre. For the veterans among your Lapre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lapre Life Expectancy

What is the average Lapre lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lapre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lapre in 1955 was 33, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lapre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lapre 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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