Lacoursiere Family History

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Lacoursiere Name Meaning

French (Lacoursière): secondary surname for Rivard. It is of uncertain origin; the French word coursier means ‘messenger’, and la coursière is ‘the female messenger’. There may be some reference to privateering (see Lacourse).

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


Similar surnames: Lacourse, Courser, Lariviere, Lausier, Laverdiere, Laperriere

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Lacoursiere Family Origin

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Lacoursiere Family Occupations

What did your Lacoursiere ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lacoursiere occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Lacoursiere's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lacoursiere.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Lacoursiere Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lacoursiere Life Expectancy

What is the average Lacoursiere lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lacoursiere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lacoursiere in 1956 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lacoursiere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lacoursiere 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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