Brideau Family History

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Brideau Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of bridles and harness, from Old French bride ‘bridle’.

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


Similar surnames: Rideau, Barteau, Soileau, Bordeau, Boileau, Pruneau, Beau, Prideaux

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Brideau Family Origin

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Brideau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farmer'S Son

    19%
  • School

    19%
  • Labourer

    12%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brideau family was Labourer. Farmer, Farmer'S Son and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brideau. The most common Brideau occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Brideau's were Farmers.

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Brideau Historical Records

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Brideau Life Expectancy

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