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Nedeau Name Meaning

Southern French: variant of Nadeau.

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


Similar surnames: Nadeau, Neveau, Tebeau, Bebeau, Deveau, Badeau, Gibeau, Reau, Breau

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Where is the Nedeau family from?

You can see how Nedeau families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nedeau family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nedeau families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Nedeau family living in British Columbia. This was about 50% of all the recorded Nedeau's in Canada. British Columbia and 1 other province had the highest population of Nedeau families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nedeau surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nedeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cook was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Nedeau. 100% of Nedeau men worked as a Cook. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Cook
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Nedeau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nedeau census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 223 immigration records available for the last name Nedeau. 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 Cards

There are 573 military records available for the last name Nedeau. For the veterans among your Nedeau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nedeau lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nedeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Nedeau in 1961 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

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