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Lavigne Name Meaning

French: from Old French vi(g)ne ‘vineyard’ (Latin vinea, a derivative of vinum ‘wine’), hence a topographic name for someone who lived near a vineyard; a metonymic occupational name for a vine dresser or the owner of a vineyard; or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named. In Canada, this is a frequent secondary surname, which has also been used alone since 1708.

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


Similar surnames: Lavigna, Vignes, Laine, Lavin, Lavergne, Saline, Savin, Lavene, Vigna

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Lavigne Family Origin

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Lavigne Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Cult

    5%

In 1881, the most common Lavigne occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Lavigne's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Lavigne family was Cult. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lavigne.

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