Chateau Family History

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Chateau Name Meaning

French (Château): from Old French chastel ‘castle’, ‘fortified building’, a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a castle or an occupational name for someone who worked in one.

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


Similar surnames: Duchateau, Chatel, Chase, Buteau, Champeau, Chatelain, Croteau, Cater

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Chateau Family Origin

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Chateau Family Occupations

What did your Chateau ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Chateau ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Dressmaking

    13%
  • Housekeeper

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chateau family was Keeping House. The most common Chateau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Chateau's were Farmers. Farmer, Dressmaking and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chateau.

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Chateau Historical Records

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Chateau Life Expectancy

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