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Delavergne Family History

Delavergne Name Meaning

French: variant of Lavergne with fused preposition de ‘from’. As a topographic name it means literally ‘from the alder tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Lavergne, Davern, Beaver, Lavigne, Debarge, Delage, Delane

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Where is the Delavergne family from?

You can see how Delavergne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Delavergne family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Delavergne families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Delavergne family living in Channel Islands. This was about 50% of all the recorded Delavergne's in United Kingdom. Channel Islands and 1 other county had the highest population of Delavergne families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Delavergne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Delavergne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Delavergne. 29% of Delavergne men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Delavergne women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delavergne were Plumber and Teacher. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Helper
    15%
  • Plumber
    15%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    50%
  • Teacher
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Delavergne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delavergne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 109 immigration records available for the last name Delavergne. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 323 military records available for the last name Delavergne. For the veterans among your Delavergne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Delavergne lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Delavergne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Delavergne in 1963 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

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