Fecteau Family History

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Fecteau Name Meaning

French Canadian: altered spelling of Filteau or Feuilleteau, diminutives of Feuillet, which is itself a diminutive of Feuille, meaning ‘leaf,’ with a wide variety of applications that make the semantic identification doubtful.

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

Similar surnames: Facteau, Decoteau, Croteau, Belleau, Neveau, Bebeau, Hurteau, Buteau

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Fecteau Family Origin

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Fecteau Family Occupations

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

  • Cultivateur

  • School

  • Journalier

  • Cultivateur Son


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In 1881, Cultivateur, School and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fecteau. The most common Fecteau occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Fecteau's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Fecteau family was Cultivateur Son.

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Fecteau Historical Records

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Fecteau Life Expectancy

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