Desrosiers Family History

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Desrosiers Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone living among rose bushes, from the fused preposition and definite article des ‘from the’ + the plural of Old French rosier ‘rose bush’. This was sometimes confused with Desrochers, even in French language documents.

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


Similar surnames: Desrochers, Desroches, Deslauriers, De Rosier, Desnoyers, Debrosse

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Desrosiers Family Origin

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Desrosiers Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    27%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • School

    4%
  • Journalier

    3%

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desrosiers. A less common occupation for the Desrosiers family was Journalier. The most common Desrosiers occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 27% of Desrosiers's were Cultivateurs.

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