Derouen Family History

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Derouen Name Meaning

French: habitational name for someone from Rouen. North American alteration of Derouin, particularly common in LA, where bearers of the name trace their descent from inhabitants of Quebec in the late 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Derise, Drouin, Erben, Decoux, Domen, Derouin, Terrien, Geron, Deren

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Derouen Family Origin

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Derouen Family Occupations

What did your Derouen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Planter Cotton were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Derouen. A less common occupation for the Derouen family was Retail Merchant. The most common Derouen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Derouen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Planter Cotton

    8%
  • Retail Merchant

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Derouen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Derouen Life Expectancy

What is the average Derouen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Derouen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Derouen in 1954 was 83, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derouen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derouen 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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