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Poudrier Name Meaning

French Canadian: secondary surname for Lemay, first attested in 1717; it probably refers to a soldier charged with maintaining the supply of (gun)powder. It is sometimes translated as Powderly and is quite common in New England.

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


Similar surnames: Fournier, Courter, Routhier, Burrier, Porter, Poutre, Souder, Courier

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Poudrier Family Origin

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Poudrier Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Poudrier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Poudrier's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Poudrier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Poudrier Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Poudrier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Poudrier in 1962 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

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