Legault Family History

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Legault Name Meaning

French: topographic name from Old French gaut ‘wood’, or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example in Loir-et-Cher, Marne, and Eure-et-Loire.

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


Similar surnames: Gault, Devault, Regal, Neault, Lescault, Denault, Sault, Chenault

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Legault Family Origin

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Legault Family Occupations

What did your Legault ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Legault family was Shoemaker. The most common Legault occupation in the USA was Hotel Keeper. 33% of Legault's were Hotel Keepers. Hotel Keeper, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legault.

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  • Hotel Keeper

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

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

Legault Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Legault Life Expectancy

What is the average Legault lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Legault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Legault in 1951 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Legault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Legault 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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