Lamoureux Family History

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Lamoureux Name Meaning

French: secondary surname, a nickname for an affectionate man or a philanderer, from Old French amoureux ‘loving’, ‘amorous’ (Latin amorosus, a derivative of amor ‘love’), with the the definite article l’.

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


Similar surnames: Lamore, Lheureux, Lamothe, Latour, Laforest, Lamoureaux, Amore

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Lamoureux Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lamoureux name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lamoureux. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France

    31%

  • England & Wales

    30%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    4%

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Lamoureux Family Origin

Where is the Lamoureux family from?

Lamoureux Family Occupations

What did your Lamoureux ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lamoureux family was Carriage Maker. Carpenter, Works In Cotton Mill and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamoureux. The most common Lamoureux occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Lamoureux's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carriage Maker

    5%

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Lamoureux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Lamoureux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lamoureux 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lamoureux. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lamoureux. For the veterans among your Lamoureux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lamoureux Life Expectancy

What is the average Lamoureux lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Lamoureux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lamoureux in 1945 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

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