Soileau Family History

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Soileau Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Soileux, an occupational name for a grower or seller of rye, from a derivative of Artois and Picard soille ‘rye’ (standard French seigle). This name is frequent in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Boileau, Rouleau, Silvas, Prioleau, Valleau, Soler, Sole, Compeau

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Soileau Family Origin

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Soileau Family Occupations

What did your Soileau ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Engineer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works For Wages

    25%

In 1880, Engineer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soileau. The most common Soileau occupation in the USA was Engineer. 25% of Soileau's were Engineers. A less common occupation for the Soileau family was Works For Wages.

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Soileau Historical Records

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Soileau Life Expectancy

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