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Boulanger Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a baker, originally the man responsible for dividing the dough into boules ‘balls’. The name is comparatively late in origin (12th century) and replaced the older Fournier only in northern France.

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


Similar surnames: Bolander, Bullinger, Boulier, Bolger, Hollinger, Bunger, Berwanger

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Boulanger Family Origin

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Boulanger Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    17%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • School

    10%
  • Journalier

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Boulanger family was Journalier. The most common Boulanger occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 17% of Boulanger's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boulanger.

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Boulanger Life Expectancy

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