Fusilier Family History

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Fusilier Name Meaning

French: according to Morlet, an occupational name for someone who made or sold small pieces of steel used to strike flints in order to make sparks to start a fire.

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


Similar surnames: Fuselier, Filter, Quilter, Filer, Fuller, Lussier, Silver, Boutilier

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Fusilier Family Origin

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Fusilier Family Occupations

What did your Fusilier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fusilier. A less common occupation for the Fusilier family was Work On Farm. The most common Fusilier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Fusilier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    10%
  • Work On Farm

    10%

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Fusilier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fusilier Life Expectancy

What is the average Fusilier lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Fusilier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Fusilier in 1966 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fusilier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fusilier 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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