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Patenaude Name Meaning

French: from the Latin phrase pater noster, ‘our father’, an metonymic occupational name for a maker of rosary beads. Compare Paternoster.

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


Similar surnames: Patnaude, Patrone, Patience, Patera, Pater, Pfotenhauer, Paseur

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Patenaude Family Origin

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Patenaude Family Occupations

What did your Patenaude ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Weaver In Mill and Watchman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Patenaude. The most common Patenaude occupation in the USA was Weaver In Mill. 67% of Patenaude's were Weaver In Mills.

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  • Weaver In Mill

    67%
  • Watchman

    33%

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Patenaude Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Patenaude Life Expectancy

What is the average Patenaude lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Patenaude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Patenaude in 1946 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Patenaude

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Patenaude 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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