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Chenard Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French chenes ‘white hair’, from Latin canus ‘white’, ‘hoary’.

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


Similar surnames: Chard, Coard, Callard, Henard, Canard, Leonard, Gagnard, Chouinard

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Chenard Family Origin

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Chenard Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Journalier

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chenard family was Laborer. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenard. The most common Chenard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Chenard's were Cultivateurs.

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Chenard Historical Records

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Chenard Life Expectancy

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