Beausoleil Family History

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Beausoleil Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of various minor places named with French beau ‘lovely’, ‘fair’ + soleil ‘sun’, probably denoting a place that was exposed to the sun. This name has been translated as Prettyson, which in turn gave rise to the frequent version Peterson. It has also been rendered into English as Bosley.

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


Similar surnames: Beaulieu, Beaufort, Beasley, Bernstein, Bagnoli, Blaisdell, Cerasoli

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Beausoleil Family Origin

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Beausoleil Family Occupations

What did your Beausoleil ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Beausoleil family was Student. The most common Beausoleil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 30% of Beausoleil's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beausoleil.

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  • Cultivateur

    30%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Student

    4%

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Beausoleil Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Beausoleil Life Expectancy

What is the average Beausoleil lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Beausoleil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Beausoleil in 1950 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

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