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Bouchard Name Meaning

from a Norman personal name, Bou(r)chart, composed of the Germanic elements bourg ‘fort’ + heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. nickname for someone with a big mouth (possibly in either a literal or figurative sense), from French bouche ‘mouth’ + the pejorative suffix -ard.

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


Similar surnames: Gothard, Bechard, Chard, Bouffard, Boucher, Brouhard, Bongard

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Bouchard Family Origin

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Bouchard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    37%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Going To School

    3%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouchard. The most common Bouchard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 37% of Bouchard's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Bouchard family was Going To School.

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Bouchard Historical Records

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Bouchard Life Expectancy

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