Groleau Family History

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Groleau Name Meaning

French: possibly a nickname for someone who habitually bawled or squawked, from gouleau, a diminutive of grole ‘crow’, ‘raven’ (ultimately from Latin graculus).

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


Similar surnames: Croteau, Prioleau, Rondeau, Rougeau, Belleau, Rouleau, Gonyeau

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Groleau Family Origin

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Groleau Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    26%
  • Journalier

    21%
  • Charpentier

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%

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

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Groleau Historical Records

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Groleau Life Expectancy

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