Jarreau Family History

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Jarreau Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Old French garra ‘crock or jar for oil’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such crocks or for a producer or seller of aromatic or comestible oils. This name is concentrated in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Barreau, Barteau, Barbeau, Barrett, Correa, Warren, Lareau, Jandreau

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Jarreau Family Origin

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Jarreau Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Bank Clerk

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jarreau family was Bank Clerk. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jarreau. The most common Jarreau occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Jarreau's were Laborers.

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Jarreau Historical Records

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Jarreau Life Expectancy

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