Carriveau Family History

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Carriveau Name Meaning

French: topographical name from a pre-Latin term caravu ‘rocky place’.

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


Similar surnames: Cariveau, Corriveau, Barrineau, Carrier, Jarreau, Larrieu, Martineau

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Carriveau Family Origin

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Carriveau Family Occupations

What did your Carriveau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carriveau family was At School. The most common Carriveau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 41% of Carriveau's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carriveau.

View Census data for Carriveau | Data not to scale

  • Cultivateur

    41%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • School

    12%
  • At School

    6%

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

Carriveau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Carriveau Life Expectancy

What is the average Carriveau lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Carriveau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Carriveau in 1949 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carriveau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carriveau 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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