Bourget Family History

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Bourget Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a fortified town from a diminutive of Bourg.

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


Similar surnames: Bourg, Burger, Burgett, Bourret, Bourne, Berge, Fournet, Borger

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Bourget Family Origin

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Bourget Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • School

    6%
  • Cultivateur Fils

    5%
  • Journalier

    5%

In 1881, Cultivateur, School and Cultivateur Fils were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourget. A less common occupation for the Bourget family was Journalier. The most common Bourget occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 12% of Bourget's were Cultivateurs.

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Bourget Historical Records

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Bourget Life Expectancy

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