Bordeau Family History

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Bordeau Name Meaning

variant of Bordeaux. topographic name for someone who lived on a small farm, Old French bordeau.

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

Similar surnames: Bourbeau, Borders, Borde, Border, Borda, Bordes, Borner, Bourdeau

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Bordeau Family Origin

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Bordeau Family Occupations

What did your Bordeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bordeau family was Works In Sawmill. The most common Bordeau occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Bordeau's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bordeau.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Sawmill


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

Bordeau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bordeau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bordeau 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 339 immigration records available for the last name Bordeau. 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 636 military records available for the last name Bordeau. For the veterans among your Bordeau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bordeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Bordeau lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bordeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bordeau in 1958 was 58, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bordeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bordeau 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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