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Constance Name Meaning

from the medieval female personal name Constance, Latin Constantia, originally a feminine form of Constantius (see Constant), but later taken as the abstract noun constantia ‘steadfastness’. habitational name from Coutances in La Manche, France, which was named Constantia in Latin (see above) in honor of the Roman emperor Constantius Chlorus, who was responsible for fortifying the settlement in ad 305.

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


Similar surnames: Constante, Constantine, Constant, Constancio, Costanza, Constable

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Constance Family Origin

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Constance Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Constance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Constance's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Constance family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Bar Tender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Constance.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bar Tender

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Constance Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Constance Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Constance life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Constance in 1957 was 65, and 85 in 2004.

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