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Genereux Name Meaning

French (Généreux): nickname from généreux ‘generous’, ‘giving’.

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


Similar surnames: General, Ventre, Revere, Gendreau, Geroux, Giroux, Godeaux, Gladieux

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Genereux Family Origin

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Genereux Family Occupations

What did your Genereux ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Genereux family was Laborer. The most common Genereux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Genereux's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Genereux.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Keeps House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Genereux Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Genereux Life Expectancy

What is the average Genereux lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Genereux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Genereux in 1955 was 38, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Genereux

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Genereux 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.

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