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Faunce Name Meaning

English: nickname for a lively person, from Middle English faun, foun ‘fawn’ ‘cub’, Old French faon, or from the same word used as a personal name. Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Fonce, a topographic name for someone living in a hollow.

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


Similar surnames: Fayne, Lance, Dance, France, Vance, Hance, Bunce, Face, Gaunce, Bane

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Faunce Family Origin

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Faunce Family Occupations

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  • Colonel Of Infantry

    33%
  • Masons Labourer

    33%
  • Officers Wife (Colonel)

    33%

In 1881, Colonel Of Infantry and Masons Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Faunce. The most common Faunce occupation in the UK was Colonel Of Infantry. 33% of Faunce's were Colonel Of Infantrys. A less common occupation for the Faunce family was Officers Wife (Colonel).

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Faunce Historical Records

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Faunce Life Expectancy

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