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Primeaux Name Meaning

French: nickname from a derivative, probably a pejorative, of Old French prim ‘first’, ‘superior’.

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


Similar surnames: Prieur, Prime, Prideaux, Rideau, Brideau, Prioleau, Reaux, Primmer

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Primeaux Family Origin

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Primeaux Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    69%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Institutrice

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Primeaux family was Institutrice. The most common Primeaux occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 69% of Primeaux's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Primeaux.

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Primeaux Historical Records

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Primeaux Life Expectancy

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