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Desrosiers Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone living among rose bushes, from the fused preposition and definite article des ‘from the’ + the plural of Old French rosier ‘rose bush’. This was sometimes confused with Desrochers, even in French language documents.

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


Similar surnames: Desrochers, Desroches, Deslauriers, De Rosier, Desnoyers, Debrosse

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Desrosiers Family Origin

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Desrosiers Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Desrosiers occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Desrosiers's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Desrosiers family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desrosiers.

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  • Cultivateur

    27%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • School

    4%
  • Journalier

    3%

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Desrosiers Historical Records

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Desrosiers Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Desrosiers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Desrosiers in 1951 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

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