Goupil Family History

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Goupil Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with red hair or for a cunning person, from Old French goupil ‘fox’, Late Latin vulpiculus, a diminutive of classical Latin vulpes, a distant cognate of Wolf. This was replaced as a vocabulary word during the Middle Ages by renard, originally a personal name. Compare Reynard, the name borne by the fox in the popular beast tales.

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


Similar surnames: Cousin, Goulet, Goffin, Gruel, Bouie, Gouin, Toupin, Gockel, Gil

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Goupil Family Origin

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Goupil Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Charretier

    10%
  • School

    10%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and Charretier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goupil. A less common occupation for the Goupil family was School. The most common Goupil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Goupil's were Cultivateurs.

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Goupil Life Expectancy

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