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Napoleon Name Meaning

French (Napoléon) and Spanish (Napoleón): from a Corsican personal name (see Napoleone). It was made famous by the French Emperor Napoleon (1769–1821), and in some cases may have been adopted as a surname in his honor.

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


Similar surnames: Napoleone, Apostol, Napoles, Nolen, Naillon, Apollo, Falcon, Nolet

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Napoleon Family Origin

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Napoleon Family Occupations

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  • Farm Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Napoleon occupation in Canada was Farm Servant. 100% of Napoleon's were Farm Servants.

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