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Boisclair Name Meaning

French: topographic name from Old French bois ‘wood’ (see Bois) + clair ‘clear’, ‘light’, or in some cases possibly a habitational name for someone who lived at a place known as ‘Clair’s wood’, from the same second element as a personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Gisclair, Bolar, Auclair, Boisseau, Leclair, St. Clair, Bosler, Clair

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Boisclair Family Origin

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Boisclair Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cook

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boisclair family was Laborer. Blacksmith, Cook and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boisclair. The most common Boisclair occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Boisclair's were Blacksmiths.

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Boisclair Historical Records

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Boisclair Life Expectancy

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