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Legendre Name Meaning

French: status name from Old French gendre ‘son-in-law’, with the definite article le. See also Gendron. This is a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Letendre, Lemer, Lefevre, Lepere, Levene, Leger, Lalande, Legare

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Legendre Family Origin

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Legendre Family Occupations

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  • Dressmkr

    33%
  • Engineer Fitter

    33%
  • Watch & Clock Maker

    33%

In 1881, Dressmkr and Engineer Fitter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Legendre. A less common occupation for the Legendre family was Watch & Clock Maker. The most common Legendre occupation in the UK was Dressmkr. 33% of Legendre's were Dressmkrs.

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Legendre Historical Records

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Legendre Life Expectancy

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