Levesque Family History

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Levesque Name Meaning

French: from Old French eveske ‘bishop’, Latin episcopus (see Bishop), with the definite article l(e), hence an occupational name for a member of a bishop’s household, or a nickname for a solemn person. This is the most frequent of several alternative spellings in French Canada.

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


Similar surnames: Levis, Legendre, Lesesne, Levee, Revere, Lavertu, Frisque, Leveille

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Levesque Family Origin

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Levesque Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Domestique

    4%

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

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Levesque Historical Records

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Levesque Life Expectancy

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