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Frances Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Francis. Spanish (Francés), Portuguese (Francês), and southern French and Catalan (Francès): from an ethnic name meaning ‘Frenchman’ (see Francis).

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


Similar surnames: Francis, France, Francies, Francese, Francois, Francia, Franca, Franc

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Frances Family Origin

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Frances Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Frances occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Frances's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frances. A less common occupation for the Frances family was Coal Miner.

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