Gonthier Family History

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Gonthier Name Meaning

French and Swiss French: from the Old French personal name Gontier, composed of the Germanic elements gund ‘battle’ + hari, heri ‘army’. Compare Gunter.

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


Similar surnames: Gunter, Gauthier, Lanthier, Rother, Authier, Pothier, Routhier

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Gonthier Family Origin

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Gonthier Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    26%
  • Charretier

    13%
  • Journalier

    10%
  • Charron

    6%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Charretier and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonthier. A less common occupation for the Gonthier family was Charron. The most common Gonthier occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 26% of Gonthier's were Cultivateurs.

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Gonthier Historical Records

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Gonthier Life Expectancy

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