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Laplume Name Meaning

French: from plume ‘down’ (soft feathers), with the definite article la; perhaps a metonymic occupation name for a seller of down and feathers; also a habitational name from a place so named in Lot-et-Garonne.

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


Similar surnames: Plume, Lague, Laporte, Lapham, Lagle, Larue, Laprise, Lapre, Laude

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Laplume Family Origin

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Laplume Family Occupations

What did your Laplume ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Laplume family was Commercant. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laplume. The most common Laplume occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Laplume's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Journalier

    18%
  • School

    18%
  • Commercant

    6%

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Laplume Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Laplume Life Expectancy

What is the average Laplume lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Laplume life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Laplume in 1964 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laplume 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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