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Lenoir Name Meaning

French: nickname for a dark-haired or swarthy individual, from noir ‘black’ with the definite article le.

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


Similar surnames: Lemer, Lajoie, Lemoi, Lenger, Senor, Lefor, Benoit, Lenker, Revoir

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Lenoir Family Origin

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Lenoir Family Occupations

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  • Journalier

    8%
  • Marchand

    8%
  • Clerk

    5%
  • Mariner

    5%

In 1881, Journalier, Marchand and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lenoir. The most common Lenoir occupation in Canada was Journalier. 8% of Lenoir's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Lenoir family was Mariner.

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Lenoir Historical Records

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Lenoir Life Expectancy

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