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Legare Name Meaning

French (Legaré): nickname from the past participle of Old French esgarer ‘to be troubled or abandoned’.

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


Similar surnames: Legard, Legate, Lesage, Lepre, Lepage, Leger, Lege, Lepere, Legere

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Legare Family Origin

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Legare Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    15%
  • Going To School

    5%
  • Student

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Going To School and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legare. The most common Legare occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 15% of Legare's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Legare family was Carpenter.

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Legare Historical Records

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Legare Life Expectancy

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