Fougere Family History

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Fougere Name Meaning

French (Fougère): topographic name for someone who lived in a place densely grown with ferns, from Old French foug(i)ere ‘fern’, ‘bracken’ (from Late Latin filicaria).

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


Similar surnames: Fugere, Lougee, Fowers, Gougeon, Longpre, Oubre, Fonger, Eugene

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Fougere Family Origin

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Fougere Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    28%
  • Seaman

    23%
  • Seamen

    13%
  • Farmer

    12%

In 1881, Fisherman, Seaman and Seamen were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fougere. A less common occupation for the Fougere family was Farmer. The most common Fougere occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 28% of Fougere's were Fishermans.

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Fougere Historical Records

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Fougere Life Expectancy

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