Villeneuve Family History

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Villeneuve Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Villeneuve or Vilneuve, from ville ‘settlement’ + neuve ‘new’. Most of the places so called were named when they were bestowed upon a new owner.

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


Similar surnames: Villanova, Villanueva, Villaverde, Villere, Villemaire, Vallese

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Villeneuve Family Origin

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Villeneuve Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Going To School

    7%
  • Journalier

    7%
  • Domestique

    4%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Going To School and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Villeneuve. A less common occupation for the Villeneuve family was Domestique. The most common Villeneuve occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Villeneuve's were Cultivateurs.

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Villeneuve Historical Records

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Villeneuve Life Expectancy

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