Santerre Family History

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Santerre Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place to the southeast of the Somme river, named with Latin sana terra ‘healthy, wholesome land’.

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


Similar surnames: Lapierre, Saetern, Laquerre, Sander, Santeramo, Panter, Satterlee

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Santerre Family Origin

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Santerre Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    31%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • At School

    8%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    8%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and At School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Santerre. The most common Santerre occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 31% of Santerre's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Santerre family was Cultivateur'S Son.

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Santerre Historical Records

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Santerre Life Expectancy

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