Labossiere Family History

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Labossiere Name Meaning

Norman habitational name from a common village name La Boissière, meaning ‘wooded area’, from bois ‘wood’. possibly a metronymic, from a feminine derivative of Bossier ‘cooper’, denoting the ‘wife of the cooper’.

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

Similar surnames: Lariviere, Bossier, Lapierre, Lassere, Laverdiere, Laperriere

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Labossiere Family Origin

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Labossiere Family Occupations

What did your Labossiere ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Labossiere occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 39% of Labossiere's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Scholar and Brasseur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Labossiere. A less common occupation for the Labossiere family was Cultivateur Son.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Scholar

  • Brasseur

  • Cultivateur Son


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Labossiere Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Labossiere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Labossiere 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 317 immigration records available for the last name Labossiere. 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 650 military records available for the last name Labossiere. For the veterans among your Labossiere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Labossiere Life Expectancy

What is the average Labossiere lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Labossiere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Labossiere in 1962 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Labossiere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Labossiere 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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