Fleury Family History

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Fleury Name Meaning

from the medieval personal name Fleuri (Latin Florius, a derivative of the Roman family name Florus, from flos ‘flower’, genitive floris). This name was borne by a 3rd-century saint martyred in Nicomedia under the emperor Decius. There seems to have been some confusion with a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hlod ‘fame’ + ric ‘power’. habitational name from any of the various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Florus (see above) + the locative suffix -acum. nickname from Old French fluri ‘flowered’, ‘variegated’ (a derivative of flur Flower). This could have denoted someone who dressed in an extravagant mixture of colors or perhaps one who had a blotchy complexion.

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


Similar surnames: Merry, Noury, Flory, Ferry, Flore, Fey, Flora, Avery, Lauro, Alsbury

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Fleury Family Origin

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Fleury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Annuitant

    9%
  • Boot Finisher

    4%
  • Charwoman

    4%

In 1881, the most common Fleury occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Fleury's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Boot Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fleury. A less common occupation for the Fleury family was Charwoman.

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