Fleury Family History

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Fleury Name Meaning

from the medieval personal name Fleuri (Latin Florius, a derivative of the Roman family name Florus, from flos ‘flower’, genitive floris). This name was borne by a 3rd-century saint martyred in Nicomedia under the emperor Decius. There seems to have been some confusion with a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hlod ‘fame’ + ric ‘power’. habitational name from any of the various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Florus (see above) + the locative suffix -acum. nickname from Old French fluri ‘flowered’, ‘variegated’ (a derivative of flur Flower). This could have denoted someone who dressed in an extravagant mixture of colors or perhaps one who had a blotchy complexion.

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

Similar surnames: Merry, Noury, Flory, Ferry, Flore, Fey, Flora, Avery, Lauro, Alsbury

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Fleury Family Origin

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Fleury Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

  • Farmer

  • School

  • Laborer


In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fleury family was Laborer. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fleury. The most common Fleury occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 14% of Fleury's were Cultivateurs.

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