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Veilleux Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a watchman, from Old French veille ‘watch’, ‘guard’ (Latin vigilia ‘watch’, ‘wakefulness’).

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


Similar surnames: Leleux, Meilleur, Villere, Vieux, Villers, Perilloux, Valleau

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Veilleux Family Origin

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Veilleux Family Occupations

What did your Veilleux ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Veilleux family was Cultivateur Son. The most common Veilleux occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Veilleux's were Farmers. Farmer, Cultivateur and Farm Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Veilleux.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Farm Worker

    8%
  • Cultivateur Son

    2%

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Veilleux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Veilleux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veilleux 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Veilleux. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Veilleux. For the veterans among your Veilleux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veilleux Life Expectancy

What is the average Veilleux lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Veilleux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Veilleux in 1951 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veilleux

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veilleux 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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