Lescault Family History

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Lescault Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of southern French Lescaut, a metonymic occupational name for a wool winder, from an Old Occitan word meaning ‘ball (of thread)’, ‘skein’.

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


Similar surnames: Legault, Denault, Filiault, Lesieur, Dussault, Sault, Devault

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Lescault Family Origin

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Lescault Family Occupations

What did your Lescault ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lescault occupation in Canada was Cult.. 42% of Lescault's were Cult.s. Cult., Cultivateur and Forgeron were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lescault. A less common occupation for the Lescault family was FrÈre.

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  • Cult.

    42%
  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Forgeron

    8%
  • FrÈre

    8%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lescault ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lescault Historical Records

What Lescault family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lescault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lescault 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Lescault. 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 443 military records available for the last name Lescault. For the veterans among your Lescault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lescault Life Expectancy

What is the average Lescault lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Lescault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lescault in 1965 was 75, and 56 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lescault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lescault 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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