Charpentier Family History

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Charpentier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a worker in wood, from Old French charpentier (Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).

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


Similar surnames: Carpenter, Carpentieri, Carpentier, Charlier, Chartier, Parmentier

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Charpentier Family Origin

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Charpentier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Journalier

    7%
  • Farmers Son

    4%

In 1881, the most common Charpentier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 17% of Charpentier's were Farmers. Farmer, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charpentier. A less common occupation for the Charpentier family was Farmers Son.

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Charpentier Historical Records

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Charpentier Life Expectancy

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