Lavalette Family History

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Lavalette Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, from a diminutive of Old French val.

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

Similar surnames: Lafayette, Vallette, Lavallee, Lavalle, Malette, Gavette, Hazlett

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Lavalette Family Origin

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Lavalette Family Occupations

What did your Lavalette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lavalette. 43% of Lavalette men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Lavalette women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lavalette were Farm Laborer and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Housework

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

Lavalette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lavalette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lavalette 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 321 immigration records available for the last name Lavalette. 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 413 military records available for the last name Lavalette. For the veterans among your Lavalette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lavalette Life Expectancy

What is the average Lavalette lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lavalette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lavalette in 1957 was 66, and 62 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lavalette 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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