Cariveau Family History

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Cariveau Name Meaning

French: unexplained; perhaps an occupational name for a knife maker, a Languedoc variant of Canipeau (see Canipe).

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

Similar surnames: Carriveau, Baribeau, Barreau, Brideau, Barteau, Carver, Jarreau

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Cariveau Family Origin

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Cariveau Family Occupations

What did your Cariveau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cariveau family was Servant. The most common Cariveau occupation in Canada was Factory Worker. 25% of Cariveau's were Factory Workers. Factory Worker, Journalier and Seamstress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cariveau.

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  • Factory Worker

  • Journalier

  • Seamstress

  • Servant


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Cariveau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cariveau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cariveau 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Cariveau. 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 179 military records available for the last name Cariveau. For the veterans among your Cariveau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cariveau Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Cariveau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cariveau in 1967 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

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