Comeau Family History

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Comeau Name Meaning

French: from a Gascon diminutive of Combe. In Canada, this name is particularly associated with Acadia (see Comeaux).

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

Similar surnames: Comes, Comeaux, Compeau, Croteau, Godeaux, Comar, Compas, Corneau

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Comeau Family Origin

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Comeau Family Occupations

What did your Comeau ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Cooper


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

Comeau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Comeau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Comeau 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Comeau. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Comeau. For the veterans among your Comeau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Comeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Comeau lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Comeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Comeau in 1949 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Comeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Comeau 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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