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Boilard Name Meaning

Respelling of French Boillard, a pejorative nickname for a corpulent individual, from a derivative of Latin botulus ‘guts’, ‘belly’. In Burgundy boille also denotes a large basket for collecting grapes and it is possible that in this area the name arose as a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or used such baskets.

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


Similar surnames: Bullard, Bombard, Board, Pollard, Billard, Bossard, Bollard, Bongard

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Boilard Family Origin

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Boilard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Cultivateur Son

    11%
  • Institutrice

    9%
  • School

    9%

In 1881, the most common Boilard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Boilard's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Institutrice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boilard. A less common occupation for the Boilard family was School.

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