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Paille Name Meaning

French: from Old French paille ‘straw’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered straw or used it to make hats or mattresses. It may also have been a nickname for someone with straw-colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Pille, Faille, Maille, Pelle, Spille, Salle, Palla, Pill, Pile, Saile

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Paille Family Origin

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Paille Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Scholar

    21%
  • School

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Paille family was Laborer. The most common Paille occupation in Canada was Farmer. 23% of Paille's were Farmers. Farmer, Scholar and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paille.

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Paille Historical Records

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Paille Life Expectancy

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