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Terrien Name Meaning

French: topographic name from an adjectival derivative of terre ‘land’, denoting someone who lived and worked on the land, i.e. a peasant. It is Americanized frequently as Landers, and occasionally as Farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Perrier, Berrien, Perrie, Terres, Berrier, Torre, Perrin, Ferrier

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Terrien Family Origin

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Terrien Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Journeyman

    10%
  • School

    9%
  • Journalier

    7%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journeyman and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Terrien. The most common Terrien occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Terrien's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Terrien family was Journalier.

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Terrien Historical Records

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Terrien Life Expectancy

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