Sevigny Family History

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Sevigny Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Sévigné, a habitational name from a place in Ille-et-Vilaine, so called from the Gallo-Roman personal name Sabinius, a derivative of Latin Sabinus (see Sabin) + the locative suffix -acum.

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


Similar surnames: Savin, Lavigne, Servin, Levin, Sevy, Deveny, Savino, Sevilla, Levine

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Sevigny Family Origin

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Sevigny Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    14%
  • Journalier

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • School

    9%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sevigny family was School. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sevigny. The most common Sevigny occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 14% of Sevigny's were Cultivateurs.

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Sevigny Historical Records

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Sevigny Life Expectancy

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