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Chenier Name Meaning

French (Chénier): topographic name for someone who lived by an oak wood or in area characterized by oak trees; from a derivative of Old French chesne ‘oak’ (see Chene).

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


Similar surnames: Chene, Frenier, Crevier, Denier, Stenner, Chevrier, Venier, Chester

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Chenier Family Origin

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Chenier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Going To School

    11%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Journalier

    7%

In 1881, the most common Chenier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 11% of Chenier's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenier. A less common occupation for the Chenier family was Journalier.

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Chenier Historical Records

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Chenier Life Expectancy

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