Charbonneau Family History

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Charbonneau Name Meaning

French: nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from a diminutive of Old French carbon ‘charcoal’ (Latin carbo, genitive carbonis).

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


Similar surnames: Carbonell, Carbone, Carbon, Rondeau, Charboneau, Charron, Carbonneau

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Charbonneau Family Origin

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Charbonneau Family Occupations

What did your Charbonneau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Charbonneau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Charbonneau's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charbonneau. A less common occupation for the Charbonneau family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Charbonneau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Charbonneau Life Expectancy

What is the average Charbonneau lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Charbonneau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Charbonneau in 1944 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Charbonneau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Charbonneau 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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