Marchessault Family History

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Marchessault Name Meaning

French: perhaps a variant of Marcheseuil, habitational name from a place in Liernais, Côte d’Or, named with the dialect word marchais ‘marsh’.

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

Similar surnames: Dussault, Arsenault, Marchel, Archambault, Marsala, Baribault

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Marchessault Family Origin

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Marchessault Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Marchessault occupation in Canada was Architeste. 11% of Marchessault's were Architestes. A less common occupation for the Marchessault family was Median. Architeste, Cardeur and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marchessault.

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  • Architeste

  • Cardeur

  • Cultivateur

  • Median


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Marchessault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Marchessault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marchessault 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Marchessault. 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 223 military records available for the last name Marchessault. For the veterans among your Marchessault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marchessault Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marchessault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Marchessault in 1957 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

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