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Pierre Name Meaning

from the French personal name Pierre (see Peter). from Old French pierre ‘stone’, ‘rock’ (Latin petra), a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of stony soil or by a large outcrop of rock, or a metonymic occupational name for a quarryman or stonemason.

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


Similar surnames: Lapierre, Petre, Pierro, Pere, Pitre, Perro, Pierron, Pierce, Herre

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Pierre Family Origin

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Pierre Family Occupations

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  • Artificial Florist

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%

In 1881, Artificial Florist, Carpenter and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pierre. A less common occupation for the Pierre family was Merchant. The most common Pierre occupation in the UK was Artificial Florist. 17% of Pierre's were Artificial Florists.

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Pierre Historical Records

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Pierre Life Expectancy

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Famous Pierre Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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