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Ducret Family History

Ducret 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: Ducre, Ducker, Ducat, Duckett, Duce, Durst, Ducey, Duren, Duet, Durel

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Where is the Ducret family from?

You can see how Ducret families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ducret family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Ducret families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Ducret family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Ducret's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Ducret families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ducret surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ducret ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ducret. 50% of Ducret men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Oficinista
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ducret. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ducret census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 353 immigration records available for the last name Ducret. 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 Cards

There are 100 military records available for the last name Ducret. For the veterans among your Ducret ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ducret lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ducret life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Ducret in 1966 was 54, and 62 in 2004.

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