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Landry Name Meaning

French (also English, imported to Britain by the Normans): from the Germanic personal name Landric, a compound of land ‘land’ + ric ‘powerful’, ‘ruler’.

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


Similar surnames: Laundry, Andry, Gundry, Lander, Baldry, Mondry, Lando, Land, Sandy

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Landry Family Origin

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Landry Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    18%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Journalier

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Landry family was Fisherman. The most common Landry occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Landry's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landry.

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Landry Historical Records

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Landry Life Expectancy

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