Lachapelle Family History

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Lachapelle Name Meaning

French: topographic name from la chapelle ‘the chapel’. This is common as a secondary surname in Canada.

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


Similar surnames: Chapelle, Larochelle, Capelle, Chappelle, Chappell, Lacelle

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Lachapelle Family Origin

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Lachapelle Family Occupations

What did your Lachapelle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lachapelle occupation in the USA was Laborer. 12% of Lachapelle's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lachapelle. A less common occupation for the Lachapelle family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Lachapelle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lachapelle Life Expectancy

What is the average Lachapelle lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lachapelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lachapelle in 1951 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lachapelle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lachapelle 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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