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Loisel Name Meaning

French: from Old French oisel ‘bird’, with the definite article l(e), probably a nickname for a small birdlike person, but possibly also a metonymic occupational name for a bird-catcher.

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


Similar surnames: Lobel, Loiseau, Housel, Rossel, Meisel, Leiser, Leise, Lois, Logel

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Loisel Family Origin

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Loisel Family Occupations

What did your Loisel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Works Cotton Mill and Works On Farm were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loisel. The most common Loisel occupation in the USA was Works Cotton Mill. 50% of Loisel's were Works Cotton Mills.

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  • Works Cotton Mill

    50%
  • Works On Farm

    50%

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

Loisel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loisel Life Expectancy

What is the average Loisel lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2003, in the United States, Loisel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Loisel in 1940 was 37, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loisel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loisel 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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