Gendron Family History

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Gendron Name Meaning

from a diminutive of Old French gendre ‘son-in-law’ (Latin gener). habitational name from Gendron in Namur province, Belgium.

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

Similar surnames: Hendon, Jendro, Glendon, Bendon, Ferron, Gordon, Denton, Kenton

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Gendron Family Origin

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Gendron Family Occupations

What did your Gendron ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brick Maker (incapacitated) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gendron. 50% of Gendron men worked as a Brick Maker (incapacitated)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brick Maker (incapacitated)
  • Cloth Merchants Warehouseman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Gendron Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 49,000 census records available for the last name Gendron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gendron 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Gendron. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Gendron. For the veterans among your Gendron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gendron Life Expectancy

What is the average Gendron lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gendron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Gendron in 1944 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gendron

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