Lavalette Family History

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Lavalette Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, from a diminutive of Old French val.

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


Similar surnames: Lafayette, Vallette, Lavallee, Lavalle, Malette, Gavette, Hazlett

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Lavalette Family Origin

Where is the Lavalette family from?

Lavalette Family Occupations

What did your Lavalette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lavalette family was Harness Maker. The most common Lavalette occupation in the USA was Expressman For Wholesale B. & L. House. 17% of Lavalette's were Expressman For Wholesale B. & L. Houses. Expressman For Wholesale B. & L. House, Farmer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lavalette.

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  • Expressman For Wholesale B. & L. House

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Gardner

    17%
  • Harness Maker

    17%

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

Lavalette Historical Records

What Lavalette family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lavalette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lavalette census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lavalette

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lavalette. 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 Lavalette. For the veterans among your Lavalette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lavalette Life Expectancy

What is the average Lavalette lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lavalette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lavalette in 1957 was 66, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lavalette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lavalette 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.

Famous Lavalette Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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