Duvernay Family History

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Duvernay Name Meaning

French: topographic name, with fused preposition and definite article du, for someone who lived near a copse of alders, French vernay, a derivative of verne ‘alder’ + the Latin collective suffix -etum.

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


Similar surnames: Dubray, Duray, Sberna, Dunay, Verley, Devera, Davern, Vernon, Perna

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Duvernay Family Origin

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Duvernay Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Duvernay ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cigar Maker

    33%
  • House Carpenter

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Printer

    17%

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In 1880, Cigar Maker, House Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duvernay. A less common occupation for the Duvernay family was Printer. The most common Duvernay occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 33% of Duvernay's were Cigar Makers.

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Duvernay Historical Records

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Duvernay Life Expectancy

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