Laperriere Family History

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Laperriere Name Meaning

French (Laperrière): topographic name from Old French perriere ‘quarry’ (Latin petraria), with the definite article la; or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Laperrière-sur-Saône or La Perrière.

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


Similar surnames: Laverdiere, Lapierre, Laferriere, Lariviere, Perrier, Larrieu

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Laperriere Family Origin

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Laperriere Family Occupations

What did your Laperriere ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, In School, Farmer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laperriere. A less common occupation for the Laperriere family was School. The most common Laperriere occupation in Canada was In School. 12% of Laperriere's were In Schools.

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  • In School

    12%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • School

    8%

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Laperriere Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Laperriere Life Expectancy

What is the average Laperriere lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Laperriere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Laperriere in 1962 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laperriere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laperriere 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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