Boisseau Family History
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Boisseau Name Meaning
French: metonymic occupational name for a corn merchant or factor, one who measured grain, from Old French boisse(l), buissel, ‘bushel’, ‘measure of grain’, of Gaulish origin. The name may also have been applied to a maker of vessels designed to hold or measure out a bushel.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bissell, Bosse, Brideau, Bisset, Boisvert, Soileau, Boileau, Caisse