Gonyeau Family History

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Gonyeau Name Meaning

Respelling of French Gagnon, found predominantly in New England, possibly also of Gagneau, from a diminutive of Gagne.

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


Similar surnames: Gonyea, Gonya, Gonyer, Gonyo, Goudeau, Mineau, Pineau, Rondeau

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Gonyeau Family Origin

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Gonyeau Family Occupations

What did your Gonyeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gonyeau occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Gonyeau's were Laborers. Laborer and Ownes Livery Stable were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gonyeau.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Ownes Livery Stable

    50%

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Gonyeau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gonyeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Gonyeau lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gonyeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gonyeau in 1958 was 51, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gonyeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gonyeau 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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