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Lessard Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, Old French essart (Late Latin exsartum, past participle of exsarire ‘to weed out’, ‘grub up’), with the definite article l’, or a habitational name from various places named Lessard or Lessart from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Leopard, Legard, Leonard, Lesser, Lessa, Gossard, Bossard, Brassard

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Lessard Family Origin

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Lessard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • School

    11%
  • Student

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lessard family was Student. Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lessard. The most common Lessard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Lessard's were Cultivateurs.

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Lessard Historical Records

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Lessard Life Expectancy

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