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Fonteneau Family History

Fonteneau Name Meaning

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

18,349 Historical Documents with Fonteneau on Ancestry.com
1,900 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
119 Military Records
67 Immigration Records
1,612 Census and Voter Lists
14,651 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Fonteneau Families

  • Number of Fonteneau families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fonteneau last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fonteneau last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Fonteneau census records

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Fonteneau Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Fonteneau

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Fonteneau Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Fonteneau census records

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Fonteneau Civil War Service Records

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