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Lauzon Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Lauze, a metonymic occupational name for a slater, derived from Gaulish lausa ‘slate’, ‘roofing stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Mouzon, Laurin, Lauman, Lanzo, Mazon, Lozon, Lazos, Landon, Garzon

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Where is the Lauzon family from?

You can see how Lauzon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lauzon family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Lauzon families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 13 Lauzon families living in Massachusetts. This was about 33% of all the recorded Lauzon's in the USA. Massachusetts and 1 other state had the highest population of Lauzon families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lauzon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lauzon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lauzon. 26% of Lauzon men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Lauzon women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lauzon were Farmer and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    26%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Machinist
    7%
  • Farmer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
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Census Records

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Lauzon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lauzon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lauzon. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lauzon. For the veterans among your Lauzon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lauzon lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lauzon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lauzon in 1953 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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