Gendron Family History

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Gendron Name Meaning

from a diminutive of Old French gendre ‘son-in-law’ (Latin gener). habitational name from Gendron in Namur province, Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Hendon, Jendro, Glendon, Bendon, Ferron, Gordon, Denton, Kenton

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Gendron Family Origin

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Gendron Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • School

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Gendron occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Gendron's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gendron. A less common occupation for the Gendron family was Farmer.

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Gendron Historical Records

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Gendron Life Expectancy

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