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Devault Name Meaning

French: topographic name, from Old French vau(l)x, plural of val ‘valley’. Compare Devall, Duval.

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


Similar surnames: Davault, Devaul, Delvaux, Legault, Devall, Denault, De Valle, Sault

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Devault Family Origin

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Devault Family Occupations

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  • Journalier

    50%
  • Cordonnier

    20%
  • Clerk

    10%
  • Journalier Son

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Devault family was Journalier Son. The most common Devault occupation in Canada was Journalier. 50% of Devault's were Journaliers. Journalier, Cordonnier and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devault.

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Devault Life Expectancy

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