Lanoue Family History

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Lanoue Name Meaning

French: habitational name from places called La Noue, this name being derived from a Gaulish word nauda ‘water meadow’, ‘boggy place’. This is a Canadian secondary surname for Laigu, Laleu, and Robutel, recorded there since 1687.

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

Similar surnames: Latour, Lande, Larose, Lajoie, Lanese, Lague, Lannoye, Lavoie, Larue

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Lanoue Family Origin

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Lanoue Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Lanoue occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Lanoue's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Lanoue family was Apprenti Cordonnier. Cultivateur, Journalier and Not Given were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lanoue.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • Not Given

  • Apprenti Cordonnier


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Lanoue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Lanoue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanoue 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 578 immigration records available for the last name Lanoue. 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 987 military records available for the last name Lanoue. For the veterans among your Lanoue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanoue Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lanoue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lanoue in 1955 was 59, and 76 in 2004.

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