Tourangeau Family History

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Tourangeau Name Meaning

French: from a derivative of Tourange, an old form of Touraine, hence a regional name denoting someone from the Touraine region, or from its main city, Tours. In Canadian usage, this has principally been a secondary surname, still with its original significance.

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


Similar surnames: Turner, Courtney, Letourneau, Duranceau, Bourbeau, Drapeau, Thuringer

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Tourangeau Family Origin

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Tourangeau Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Son

    11%
  • Modiste

    9%
  • Journalier

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tourangeau family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Son and Modiste were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tourangeau. The most common Tourangeau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Tourangeau's were Cultivateurs.

Source: Census data for Tourangeau | Data not to scale

Tourangeau Historical Records

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Tourangeau Life Expectancy

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