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Provance Name Meaning

French and English: variant of Province.

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


Similar surnames: Provence, Province, Provan, Lorance, Provins, Plante, Provencal

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Provance Family Origin

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Provance Family Occupations

What did your Provance ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Provance family was Carpenter. The most common Provance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Provance's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Provance.

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Provance Historical Records

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Provance Life Expectancy

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