Duchesne Family History

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Duchesne Name Meaning

French (Duchesne): topographic name from Old French chesne ‘oak’, with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’.

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


Similar surnames: Dufresne, Ducasse, Ducharme, Duchemin, Duclos, Chene, Beauchesne

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Duchesne Family Origin

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Duchesne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Pocket Book Maker (Statr)

    25%
  • Wholesale Tea Dealer

    25%
  • Writer Civil Service War Office

    25%

In 1881, Farmer, Pocket Book Maker (Statr) and Wholesale Tea Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duchesne. A less common occupation for the Duchesne family was Writer Civil Service War Office. The most common Duchesne occupation in the UK was Farmer. 25% of Duchesne's were Farmers.

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Duchesne Historical Records

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Duchesne Life Expectancy

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