Garceau Family History

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Garceau Name Meaning

French: nickname from a derivative of gars ‘boy’. The surname is particularly associated with Acadia, and hence also with the Cajuns of LA.

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


Similar surnames: Gareau, Barbeau, Barreau, Marceau, Barteau, Garneau, Lareau, Jarreau

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Garceau Family Origin

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Garceau Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Watch Repairman

    20%

In 1880, the most common Garceau occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Garceau's were Laborers. Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Garceau. A less common occupation for the Garceau family was Watch Repairman.

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Garceau Historical Records

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Garceau Life Expectancy

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