Cousteau Family History

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Cousteau Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Courteau, Mousseau, Cousineau, Rousseau, Boustead, Costea, Buteau

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Cousteau Family Origin

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Cousteau Family Occupations

What did your Cousteau ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Pontier was the top reported job for people in the CA named Cousteau. 50% of Cousteau men worked as a Pontier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Pontier
    50%
  • Menuisier
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cousteau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 244 census records available for the last name Cousteau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cousteau 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 61 immigration records available for the last name Cousteau. 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 24 military records available for the last name Cousteau. For the veterans among your Cousteau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cousteau Life Expectancy

What is the average Cousteau lifespan?

Average Cousteau life expectancy in 1979 was 39 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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