Derouen Family History

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Derouen Name Meaning

French: habitational name for someone from Rouen. North American alteration of Derouin, particularly common in LA, where bearers of the name trace their descent from inhabitants of Quebec in the late 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Derise, Drouin, Erben, Decoux, Domen, Derouin, Terrien, Geron, Deren

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Derouen Family Origin

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Derouen Family Occupations

What did your Derouen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Derouen. 39% of Derouen men worked as a Laborer and 35% of Derouen women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Derouen were Farming and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    39%
  • Farmer
    39%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Farming
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    35%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Laundress
    9%
  • Farmer
    9%

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

Derouen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Derouen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derouen 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 127 immigration records available for the last name Derouen. 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 Derouen. For the veterans among your Derouen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derouen Life Expectancy

What is the average Derouen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Derouen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Derouen in 1954 was 83, and 74 in 2004.

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