Riopelle Family History

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Riopelle Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin; possibly linked to Occitan riu ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Riopel, Roelle, Sorelle, Rosell, Rishell, Michelle, Capelle, Rochelle

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Riopelle Family Origin

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Riopelle Family Occupations

What did your Riopelle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Riopelle occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 38% of Riopelle's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Riopelle family was Cultivateur'S Son. Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Cultirateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riopelle.

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  • Cultivateur

    38%
  • Cultivateur Son

    6%
  • Cultirateur

    4%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    4%

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

Riopelle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Riopelle Life Expectancy

What is the average Riopelle lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Riopelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Riopelle in 1963 was 79, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riopelle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riopelle 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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