Roussel Family History

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Roussel Name Meaning

French: variant of Rousseau. Compare English Russell.

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


Similar surnames: Russel, Rossel, Roussell, Roussey, Rousso, Rassel, Rousey, Rossen

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Roussel Family Origin

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Roussel Family Occupations

What did your Roussel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Roussel family was Farmer. Journalier, Cultivateur and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roussel. The most common Roussel occupation in Canada was Journalier. 16% of Roussel's were Journaliers.

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  • Journalier

    16%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Going To School

    12%
  • Farmer

    6%

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

Roussel Historical Records

What Roussel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Roussel Life Expectancy

What is the average Roussel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Roussel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Roussel in 1957 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roussel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roussel 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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