Derousse Family History

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Derousse Name Meaning

French: metronymic from Rousse, a feminine form of Roux meaning ‘red-haired’. Frenchified spelling of Dutch De Roos or of Derous, a habitational name for someone from any of the places in Belgium called Roux, in Hainault, Liège, and Namur provinces.

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

Similar surnames: Deross, Decoursey, Rousse, Brouse, Demeuse, Perusse, Debrosse, Derise

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Derousse Family Origin

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Derousse Family Occupations

What did your Derousse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Grader were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Derousse. 8% of Derousse men worked as a Carpenter and 20% of Derousse women worked as a Grader. Some less common occupations for Americans named Derousse were Attendant and C

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Grader
  • Attendent
  • Bookkeeper
  • C

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Derousse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Derousse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derousse 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Derousse. 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 312 military records available for the last name Derousse. For the veterans among your Derousse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derousse Life Expectancy

What is the average Derousse lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Derousse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Derousse in 1963 was 86, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derousse 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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