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Gagner Name Meaning

French: from gagneur ‘cultivator’, an agent derivative of Old French ga(i)gnier ‘to cultivate’ (see Gagne).

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


Similar surnames: Gagne, Garner, Gager, Wagner, Gage, Gagnier, Kasner, Lakner, Hafner

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Gagner Family Origin

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Gagner Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    34%
  • Journalier

    12%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Gagner occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 34% of Gagner's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Cultivateur'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gagner. A less common occupation for the Gagner family was Farmer.

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Gagner Life Expectancy

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