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Ferrand Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with gray hair, from Old French ferrand ‘iron gray’. Catalan: from a regional variant of the personal name Fernando. English: variant of Farrand.

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


Similar surnames: Ferrando, Farrand, Ferran, Ferland, Farran, Legrand, Ferron, Ferraz

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Ferrand Family Origin

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Ferrand Family Occupations

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  • Fileuse

    20%
  • Navigateur

    20%
  • Cultivateur

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1881, Fileuse, Navigateur and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferrand. The most common Ferrand occupation in Canada was Fileuse. 20% of Ferrand's were Fileuses. A less common occupation for the Ferrand family was Farmer.

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Ferrand Historical Records

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Ferrand Life Expectancy

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