Lareau Family History

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Lareau Name Meaning

Canadian French: unexplained. Bearers of the name have transformed it variously into Laraue, De La Raue, Larue (‘the street’), L’Heureux (‘the happy one’), which becomes Lowry, and L’Héraut (‘the herald’).

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


Similar surnames: Ladeau, Jarreau, Barbeau, Garceau, Larese, Barreau, Lara, Luneau

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Lareau Family Origin

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Lareau Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    35%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Cult.

    6%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    6%

In 1881, the most common Lareau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 35% of Lareau's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Cult. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lareau. A less common occupation for the Lareau family was Cultivateur'S Son.

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Lareau Historical Records

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Lareau Life Expectancy

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