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Badeaux Name Meaning

French: from Occitan badau ‘stupid’, ‘gullible’, a derivative of badar ‘to be open-mouthed’, ‘to gape’. The name is frequent both in New England and in Louisiana.

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

Similar surnames: Badour, Barbeau, Buteau, Labeau, Badeau, Breaux, Babineaux, Bordeaux

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Badeaux Family Origin

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Badeaux Family Occupations

What did your Badeaux ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Badeaux family was Carpenter. Planter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badeaux. The most common Badeaux occupation in the USA was Planter. 29% of Badeaux's were Planters.

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  • Planter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Badeaux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Badeaux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Badeaux 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 244 immigration records available for the last name Badeaux. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 779 military records available for the last name Badeaux. For the veterans among your Badeaux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Badeaux Life Expectancy

What is the average Badeaux lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Badeaux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Badeaux in 1944 was 21, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Badeaux

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Badeaux 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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