Courchesne Family History

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Courchesne Name Meaning

French: probably a topographic name for someone living at a farm with an oak tree in the farmyard, from French court ‘farmyard’ + chesne ‘oak’.

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


Similar surnames: Duchesne, Beauchesne, Churches, Courtney, Purchase, Churchey

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Courchesne Family Origin

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Courchesne Family Occupations

What did your Courchesne ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Courchesne occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Courchesne's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Courchesne. A less common occupation for the Courchesne family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farmer Son

    18%
  • Farmer'S Son

    12%
  • Merchant

    12%

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

Courchesne Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Courchesne Life Expectancy

What is the average Courchesne lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Courchesne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Courchesne in 1957 was 32, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Courchesne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Courchesne 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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