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

What did your Fleury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, 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. A less common occupation for the Fleury family was Laborer.

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  • Cultivateur

    14%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • School

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Fleury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fleury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fleury census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fleury. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fleury. For the veterans among your Fleury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fleury Life Expectancy

What is the average Fleury lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Fleury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fleury in 1948 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

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