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Plourde Name Meaning

French: perhaps related to Old French palorde, a type of shellfish, and hence an occupational surname for a harvester of such comestibles.

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


Similar surnames: Gourd, Lord, Porte, Purdy, Plourd, Bourdo, Plouffe, Plume, Plue

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Plourde Family Origin

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Plourde Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    32%
  • Going To School

    14%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Journalier

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Plourde family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Going To School and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plourde. The most common Plourde occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 32% of Plourde's were Cultivateurs.

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Plourde Historical Records

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Plourde Life Expectancy

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