Leroux Family History

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Leroux Name Meaning

French: nickname for a person with red hair, from Old French rous ‘red(-haired)’ (Latin russ(e)us), with the definite article le. This name is associated with the Huguenots in British America; notably, with silversmiths in SC and NY.

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


Similar surnames: Leroy, Ledoux, Roux, Leleux, Lebrun, Larue, Legros, Leduc, Heroux

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Leroux Family Origin

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Leroux Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    33%
  • French Master

    33%
  • Housekeeper

    33%

In 1881, Boot & Shoe Maker and French Master were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Leroux. A less common occupation for the Leroux family was Housekeeper. The most common Leroux occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoe Maker. 33% of Leroux's were Boot & Shoe Makers.

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Leroux Life Expectancy

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