Picou Family History

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Picou Name Meaning

French: from Old French picou ‘small cramp’, ‘clamp’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for someone made or used such items.

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


Similar surnames: Picon, Picot, Pick, Pichon, Pico, Bick, Pion, Fico, Pilon, Pich

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Picou Family Origin

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Picou Family Occupations

What did your Picou ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Picou occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Picou's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Picou family was Brickmason. Laborer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Picou.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cooper

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Brickmason

    7%

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

Picou Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Picou Life Expectancy

What is the average Picou lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Picou life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Picou in 1956 was 58, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Picou

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Picou 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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