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Dupras Family History

Dupras Name Meaning

French: variant of Duprat and in North America (also) an altered form of this.

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


Similar surnames: Duprey, Dura, Dubray, Dupay, Dupes, Ducas, Dupree, Huiras, Duris

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Where is the Dupras family from?

You can see how Dupras families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dupras family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Dupras families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1891 there were 13 Dupras families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Dupras's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Dupras families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dupras surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dupras ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Power Machine were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dupras. 33% of Dupras men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Dupras women worked as a Power Machine. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dupras were Owner and Saleslady. .

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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

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Owner
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Power Machine
    25%
  • At Home
    25%
  • New Worker
    25%
  • Saleslady
    25%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Dupras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dupras 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 366 immigration records available for the last name Dupras. 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 891 military records available for the last name Dupras. For the veterans among your Dupras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dupras lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dupras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dupras in 1962 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

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