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Payeur Name Meaning

French: occupational name for an official responsible for settling accounts, from Old French payeur ‘one who pays (money)’ (agent derivative of paie ‘payment’ from Late Latin pacare ‘to appease, requite’).

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


Similar surnames: Paye, Sayer, Hayer, Prieur, Paver, Paylor, Rayer, Ayer, Mayer, Player

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Payeur Family Origin

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Payeur Family Occupations

What did your Payeur ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Payeur ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Son

    17%
  • Cobbler

    6%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Payeur family was Cobbler. Cultivateur, Farmer and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Payeur. The most common Payeur occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Payeur's were Cultivateurs.

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Payeur Historical Records

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Payeur Life Expectancy

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