Lacroix Family History

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Lacroix Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived near a cross set up by the roadside or in the marketplace, from French la croix ‘the cross’ (Latin crux, crucis). In some cases the surname may have denoted one who carried the cross in church processions. Compare the English equivalent, Cross. It is a very frequent French Canadian secondary surname, perhaps for a person who swore by the cross, and has also been used independently since 1670.

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


Similar surnames: Larose, Lavoie, Lajoie, Lacour, Leroux, Marois, Laurin, Larkin

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Lacroix Family Origin

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Lacroix Family Occupations

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  • Byontier Goldsmith

    13%
  • Decorator

    13%
  • Egg Merchant Employing 3 Men

    13%
  • Employed At An Egg Merchants

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lacroix family was Employed At An Egg Merchants. Byontier Goldsmith, Decorator and Egg Merchant Employing 3 Men were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lacroix. The most common Lacroix occupation in the UK was Byontier Goldsmith. 13% of Lacroix's were Byontier Goldsmiths.

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Lacroix Historical Records

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Lacroix Life Expectancy

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