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Girouard Name Meaning

French: from Gérouard; according to Morlet, from the Germanic personal name Geroward, Giroward, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + ward ‘guardian’. Dauzat, on the other hand, describes it as a derivative of Geroul, a compound of gar, ger + wolf, wulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Gerard, Gilliard, Grimard, Drouhard, Gillard, Gibbard, Leonard, Guard

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Girouard Family Origin

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Girouard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    35%
  • Cultivateur Son

    7%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Fermier

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Girouard family was Fermier. Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Girouard. The most common Girouard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 35% of Girouard's were Cultivateurs.

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Girouard Life Expectancy

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