Lheureux Family History

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Lheureux Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone who was characteristically happy, successful or lucky, Old French heureux, with the definite article l(e). In New England, the English version of this name is Lowry.

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

Similar surnames: Leroux, Lepre, Lamoureux, Meuret, Lesieur, Leleux, Lebrun, Lemieux

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Lheureux Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lheureux name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lheureux. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Lheureux Family Origin

Where is the Lheureux family from?

Lheureux Family Occupations

What did your Lheureux ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lheureux family was Painter "House". Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lheureux. The most common Lheureux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lheureux's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Painter "House"


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

Lheureux Historical Records

What Lheureux family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Lheureux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lheureux 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lheureux. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lheureux. For the veterans among your Lheureux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lheureux Life Expectancy

What is the average Lheureux lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Lheureux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lheureux in 1942 was 26, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lheureux

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lheureux 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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