Maltais Family History

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Maltais Name Meaning

French: ethnic name for a man from Malta, from maltais ‘Maltese’.

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


Similar surnames: Matis, Calais, Mathis, Malpass, Mattis, Malta, Mastin, Malin, Callais

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Maltais Family Origin

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Maltais Family Occupations

What did your Maltais ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Maltais occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 52% of Maltais's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Maltais family was Cult.. Cultivateur, Cultivateur'S Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maltais.

View Census data for Maltais | Data not to scale

  • Cultivateur

    52%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    7%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Cult.

    4%

Canada shown, United States data unavailable

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

Maltais Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Maltais. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maltais census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Maltais

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Maltais. 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 Maltais. For the veterans among your Maltais ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maltais Life Expectancy

What is the average Maltais lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Maltais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Maltais in 1963 was 72, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maltais

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maltais 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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