Bourret Family History

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Bourret Name Meaning

occupational name for a manufacturer of or dealer in frieze, a coarse woolen cloth, Old French b(o)ure (see Bouras). in the Massif Central, a nickname from a word meaning ‘young bull’.

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


Similar surnames: Bourget, Barre, Bourne, Court, Fournet, Boutet, Borre, Goulet

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Bourret Family Origin

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Bourret Family Occupations

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  • School

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Commercant

    8%
  • Servante

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bourret family was Servante. School, Cultivateur and Commercant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourret. The most common Bourret occupation in Canada was School. 18% of Bourret's were Schools.

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Bourret Life Expectancy

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