Gauthier Family History

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Gauthier Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wald ‘rule’ + hari, heri ‘army’ (see Walter). This name is also found in Switzerland and may have been brought to the U.S. from there.

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

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Gauthier Family Origin

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Gauthier Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Forgeron

    2%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gauthier. A less common occupation for the Gauthier family was Forgeron. The most common Gauthier occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Gauthier's were Cultivateurs.

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Gauthier Historical Records

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Gauthier Life Expectancy

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