Bourbonnais Family History

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Bourbonnais Name Meaning

French: habitational name, from an adjectival form of the place name, for someone from either of two places named Bourbon: Bourbon-l’Archambaut in Allier or Bourbon-Lancy in Saône-et-Loire.

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


Similar surnames: Bourbon, Donais, Boron, Bourgoin, Bourbeau, Caronna, Bobowski, Borba

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Bourbonnais Family Origin

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Bourbonnais Family Occupations

What did your Bourbonnais ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur Fils and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourbonnais. A less common occupation for the Bourbonnais family was Couturiere. The most common Bourbonnais occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 35% of Bourbonnais's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    35%
  • Cultivateur Fils

    11%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Couturiere

    5%

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Bourbonnais Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bourbonnais Life Expectancy

What is the average Bourbonnais lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bourbonnais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Bourbonnais in 1962 was 79, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bourbonnais

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bourbonnais 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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