Laprade Family History

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Laprade Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow, Occitan prada (Latin pratum; the feminine forms are from Late Latin prata, originally the plural of this word), or a habitational name from any of the numerous minor places named with this word. In French Canada, this is a secondary surname, which is rarely seen alone.

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


Similar surnames: Lapre, Laplace, Lande, Lagrave, Prada, Lafrance, Lalande, Larralde

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Laprade Family Origin

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Laprade Family Occupations

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  • Journalier

    27%
  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Navigateur

    7%
  • School

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Laprade family was School. Journalier, Cultivateur and Navigateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laprade. The most common Laprade occupation in Canada was Journalier. 27% of Laprade's were Journaliers.

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Laprade Historical Records

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Laprade Life Expectancy

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