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Desjardins Name Meaning

French: topographic name with fused preposition and definite article des ‘from the’ from the plural of jardin ‘garden’ (see Jardin ) or a habitational name for someone from Les Jardins the name of several places in various parts of France from the same word. Compare Gardner .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Dujardin, Demarais, Desmarais, Jardin, Dejardin, Deslandes

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Where is the Desjardins family from?

You can see how Desjardins families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Desjardins family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Desjardins families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1891 there was 1 Desjardins family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Desjardins's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Desjardins families in 1891.
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What did your Desjardins ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Desjardins. 100% of Desjardins women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Desjardins. For the veterans among your Desjardins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Desjardins lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Desjardins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Desjardins in 1947 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

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