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Charbonneau Family History

Charbonneau Name Meaning
French: nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from a diminutive of Old French carbon ‘charcoal’ (Latin carbo, genitive carbonis).

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

393,368 Historical Documents with Charbonneau on Ancestry
63,293 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,312 Military Records
2,093 Immigration Records
63,971 Census and Voter Lists
260,699 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Charbonneau Families

  • Number of Charbonneau families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Charbonneau last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Charbonneau census records

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Charbonneau Family Origin

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Charbonneau Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Charbonneau Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Charbonneau census records

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Military Service by Charbonneau

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