Decoteau Family History

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Decoteau Name Meaning

Altered form of French Descôteaux, a topographic name from the plural of côteau ‘hillside’; often translated as Hill.

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


Similar surnames: Descoteaux, Fecteau, Ducote, Decoste, Duchateau, Simoneau, Deloney

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Decoteau Family Origin

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Decoteau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • School

    24%
  • Scholar

    8%
  • Cobbler

    4%

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In 1881, the most common Decoteau occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Decoteau's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Decoteau. A less common occupation for the Decoteau family was Cobbler.

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Decoteau Historical Records

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Decoteau Life Expectancy

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