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Laverdure Name Meaning

French: habitational name from either of two places called La Verdure, meaning ‘greenness’, ‘greenery’ (from Latin viridis ‘green’). In French Canada, it is a secondary surname for Ethier, Rithier, and Riquier.

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


Similar surnames: Laverdiere, Lapierre, Lamarre, Laverde, Laperriere, Lavelle

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Where is the Laverdure family from?

You can see how Laverdure families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Laverdure family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Laverdure families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 6 Laverdure families living in Missouri. This was about 86% of all the recorded Laverdure's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Laverdure families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Laverdure surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Laverdure ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Laverdure. 68% of Laverdure men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Laverdure women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laverdure were New Worker and Housekeeper.

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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
    68%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • New Worker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • House Work
    25%
  • Housework
    25%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Laverdure. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laverdure 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 429 immigration records available for the last name Laverdure. 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 701 military records available for the last name Laverdure. For the veterans among your Laverdure ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Laverdure lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Laverdure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Laverdure in 1951 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

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