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Poisson Name Meaning

French: from poisson ‘fish’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller or a nickname for someone supposedly resembling a fish. In North America this name is sometimes translated as Fisher. North American variant of Poissant.

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


Similar surnames: Posson, Pousson, Soisson, Poston, Pinson, Picon, Sisson, Buisson

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Poisson Family Origin

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Poisson Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    17%
  • Army Tutor B A

    17%
  • Charwoman

    17%
  • Gardener

    17%

In 1881, Annuitant, Army Tutor B A and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poisson. The most common Poisson occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Poisson's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Poisson family was Gardener.

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Poisson Historical Records

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Poisson Life Expectancy

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