Bouton Family History

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Bouton Name Meaning

from the Old French oblique case of the Germanic personal name Bodo meaning ‘messenger’, ‘herald’ (see Bothe). nickname for someone with a prominent wart, carbuncle, or boil, from Old French bo(u)ton ‘knob’, ‘lump’, ‘excrescence’ (from bo(u)ter ‘to thrust or strike’). metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of buttons, from Old French bo(u)ton, the same word as in 2, specialized to mean ‘button’.

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


Similar surnames: Boutin, Button, Mouton, Boutot, Booton, Colton, Boutet, Bruton, Buron

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Bouton Family Origin

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Bouton Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    25%
  • Collector (Clerk)

    25%
  • Dock Labr

    25%
  • Solicitors Managing Clerk

    25%

In 1881, the most common Bouton occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 25% of Bouton's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Bouton family was Solicitors Managing Clerk. Annuitant, Collector (Clerk) and Dock Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bouton.

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Bouton Historical Records

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Bouton Life Expectancy

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