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Bouchard Name Meaning

from a Norman personal name, Bou(r)chart, composed of the Germanic elements bourg ‘fort’ + heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. nickname for someone with a big mouth (possibly in either a literal or figurative sense), from French bouche ‘mouth’ + the pejorative suffix -ard.

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


Similar surnames: Gothard, Bechard, Chard, Bouffard, Boucher, Brouhard, Bongard

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Bouchard Family Origin

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Bouchard Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Boot Finisher

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carman

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bouchard family was Carman. Agricultural Labourer, Boot Finisher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouchard. The most common Bouchard occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Bouchard's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Bouchard Life Expectancy

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