Fonville Family History

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Fonville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place named Fonville or Fontvieille.

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


Similar surnames: Monville, Douville, Colville, Rainville, Glanville, Manville

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Fonville Family Origin

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Fonville Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fonville family was Farm Laborer. The most common Fonville occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Fonville's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fonville.

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Fonville Historical Records

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Fonville Life Expectancy

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