Faure Name Meaning

Southern French: occupational name for an ironworker or smith, Old French fevre (Latin faber ‘craftsman’). This surname is associated with Huguenot emigration.

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


Similar surnames: Favre, Fabre, Fare, Sauve, Faust, Maura, Mauri, Faivre, Maire, Saur

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Faure Family Origin

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Faure Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Commis

    25%
  • Marchand

    25%
  • Notaire

    25%

In 1881, the most common Faure occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Faure's were Clerks. Clerk, Commis and Marchand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faure. A less common occupation for the Faure family was Notaire.

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Faure Historical Records

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Faure Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Faure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Faure in 1952 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faure

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