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Chenier Name Meaning

French (Chénier): topographic name for someone who lived by an oak wood or in area characterized by oak trees; from a derivative of Old French chesne ‘oak’ (see Chene).

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


Similar surnames: Chene, Frenier, Crevier, Denier, Stenner, Chevrier, Venier, Chester

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Chenier Family Origin

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Chenier Family Occupations

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  • Brick Layer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keep Warehouse

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Chenier occupation in the USA was Brick Layer. 11% of Chenier's were Brick Layers. A less common occupation for the Chenier family was Keep Warehouse. Brick Layer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chenier.

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Chenier Historical Records

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Chenier Life Expectancy

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