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Contois Name Meaning

French: variant of Comtois.

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


Similar surnames: Contos, Comtois, Conte, Conter, Cortis, Courtois, Cantos, Costin

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Contois Family Origin

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Contois Family Occupations

What did your Contois ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Contois occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Contois's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Contois family was Comb Shop. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Contois.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Comb Shop

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Contois Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Contois Life Expectancy

What is the average Contois lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Contois life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Contois in 1949 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Contois

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Contois 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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