Rancourt Family History

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Rancourt Name Meaning

French: habitational name from places so called in Somme, Vosges, and Meuse.

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


Similar surnames: Van Court, Harcourt, Valcourt, Francoeur, Lincourt, Precourt

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Rancourt Family Origin

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Rancourt Family Occupations

What did your Rancourt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rancourt. 10% of Rancourt men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Rancourt women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rancourt were Barber and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Barber
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    22%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • New Worker
    4%
  • Housekeeper
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rancourt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Rancourt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rancourt 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 825 immigration records available for the last name Rancourt. 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 Rancourt. For the veterans among your Rancourt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rancourt Life Expectancy

What is the average Rancourt lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rancourt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rancourt in 1944 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

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