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Guimond Name Meaning

French: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements wīg ‘battle combat’ + mund ‘protection’.

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


Similar surnames: Gaumond, Germond, Guibord, Hammond, Grimaud, Guion, Reimold, Gurman

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Where is the Guimond family from?

You can see how Guimond families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Guimond family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Guimond families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 6 Guimond families living in New York. This was about 35% of all the recorded Guimond's in USA. New York had the highest population of Guimond families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Guimond surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Guimond ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Guimond. 29% of Guimond men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Guimond women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guimond were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .

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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

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Carpenter
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    9%
  • Stitcher
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
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What Guimond family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Guimond. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guimond 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 955 immigration records available for the last name Guimond. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Guimond. For the veterans among your Guimond ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Guimond lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Guimond life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Guimond in 1955 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

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