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Bureau Name Meaning

French: from Old French, Old Occitan bureau, burel ‘frieze’, ‘coarse woolen material’ (see Borel).

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


Similar surnames: Buras, Buteau, Bourbeau, Barbeau, Beau, Hurteau, Burell, Breau

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Bureau Family Origin

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Bureau Family Occupations

What did your Bureau ancestors do for a living?

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • School

    7%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%

In 1881, Cultivateur, School and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bureau. The most common Bureau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Bureau's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Bureau family was Farmer.

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Bureau Historical Records

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Bureau Life Expectancy

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