St. Germain Family History

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St. Germain Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of numerous places that take their name from a religious dedication to St. Germanus. It is a secondary surname associated with the primary surnames Chauvin, Diverny, Geoffroy, Lamoureux, Lemaire, Mignon, and others.

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

Similar surnames: St. Martin, St. Jean, St. Romain, St. Aubin, St. George, St. Marie

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St. Germain Family Origin

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St. Germain Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your St. Germain ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Works In Cotton Mill


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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by St. Germain. The most common St. Germain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of St. Germain's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the St. Germain family was Works In Cotton Mill.

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St. Germain Historical Records

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St. Germain Life Expectancy

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