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Pelletier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a fur trader, from Old French pelletier (a derivative of pellet, diminutive of pel ‘skin’, ‘hide’).

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


Similar surnames: Pellett, Pelissier, Peltier, Tellier, Peller, Hillier, Pallister

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Pelletier Family Origin

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Pelletier Family Occupations

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  • Dom Servant Cook

    50%
  • Newsagent

    50%

In 1881, Dom Servant Cook and Newsagent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pelletier. The most common Pelletier occupation in the UK was Dom Servant Cook. 50% of Pelletier's were Dom Servant Cooks.

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Pelletier Historical Records

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Pelletier Life Expectancy

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