Barriere Family History

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Barriere Name Meaning

French (Barrière): occupational name for a gatekeeper, from Old French barier, an agent derivative of barre ‘bar’ (see Barre). In the U.S. Barrière is also documented in the translated form Gates. Compare English Porter.

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


Similar surnames: Barrere, Carriere, Carrier, Barbier, Burrier, Barrett, Harrier

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Barriere Family Origin

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Barriere Family Occupations

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  • Cult.

    58%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Marchand

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Barriere family was Marchand. The most common Barriere occupation in Canada was Cult.. 58% of Barriere's were Cult.s. Cult., Farmer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barriere.

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Barriere Historical Records

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Barriere Life Expectancy

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