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Lemieux Name Meaning

French (Lémieux): habitational name from Leymieux, Loire. It is sometimes translated as Better or Betters, association with French mieux ‘better’.

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


Similar surnames: Lesieur, Ledoux, Leleux, Lheureux, Leroux, Lemery, Lesueur, Lemer

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Lemieux Family Origin

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Lemieux Family Occupations

What did your Lemieux ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lemieux. 10% of Lemieux men worked as a Laborer and 4% of Lemieux women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lemieux were Salesman and Spinner

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Machinist
    4%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    4%
  • Stenographer
    4%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Spinner
    4%

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

Lemieux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 63,000 census records available for the last name Lemieux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lemieux 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Lemieux. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Lemieux. For the veterans among your Lemieux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lemieux Life Expectancy

What is the average Lemieux lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Lemieux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lemieux in 1947 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lemieux 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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