Degrand Family History

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Degrand Name Meaning

French: patronymic from the nickname (le) grand ‘tall’, ‘large’. Compare Grant.

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


Similar surnames: Legrand, Grand, De Grande, Grande, Ferrand, Denard, Degrange, Deland

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Degrand Family Origin

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Degrand Family Occupations

What did your Degrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Degrand family was Keeping House. Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Degrand. The most common Degrand occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Degrand's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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

Degrand Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Degrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Degrand lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Degrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Degrand in 1962 was 79, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Degrand

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Degrand 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.

Famous Degrand Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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