Surprenant Family History

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Surprenant Name Meaning

French: variant of Supernant, a topographic name denoting a dwelling above the town of Nant, altered by folk etymology to conform to the French vocabulary word surprenant ‘surprising’.

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


Similar surnames: Suprenant, Current, Prenatt, Sargent, Surgeon, Soprano, Present

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Surprenant Family Origin

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Surprenant Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Journalier

    18%
  • School

    6%
  • Rentier

    5%

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In 1881, the most common Surprenant occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Surprenant's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Surprenant. A less common occupation for the Surprenant family was Rentier.

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Surprenant Historical Records

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Surprenant Life Expectancy

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