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Jacques Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French personal name Jacques, the usual French form of Latin Jacobus (see Jacob). The English surname is either a late introduction from France or a Frenchification of Jakes. In English this surname is traditionally pronounced as two syllables, jay-kwez.

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


Similar surnames: Jaques, Jacque, Jacquet, Jaquet, James, Marquis, Jaquez, Marques

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Jacques Family Origin

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Jacques Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • School

    7%
  • Journalier

    3%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacques. A less common occupation for the Jacques family was Journalier. The most common Jacques occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Jacques's were Cultivateurs.

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Jacques Life Expectancy

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Famous Jacques Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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