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Lacourse Name Meaning

French: secondary surname for David and Gelinas, from la course, literally ‘the course’ or ‘the race’ and also ‘privateering’, hence perhaps denoting a runner, gambler, or privateer.

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


Similar surnames: Lacoursiere, Lanoue, Laporte, Latour, Lacerte, Larouche, Larose

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Lacourse Family Origin

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Lacourse Family Occupations

What did your Lacourse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lacourse family was Fisherman. Laborer, Cotton Mill and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lacourse. The most common Lacourse occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Lacourse's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cotton Mill

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%

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

Lacourse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lacourse Life Expectancy

What is the average Lacourse lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lacourse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lacourse in 1957 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lacourse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lacourse 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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