Vaillant Family History

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Vaillant Name Meaning

French, English, and Dutch: nickname for a courageous or robust person, from Old French vaillant ‘sturdy’, ‘brave’, Middle English vailaunt, valiaunt, Middle Dutch valiant (the latter two being from Old French).

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


Similar surnames: Gallant, Tallant, Calland, Gaillard, Brillant, Valliant, Jaillet

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Vaillant Family Origin

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Vaillant Family Occupations

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  • Independent

    50%
  • Violinist Associate R A M

    50%

In 1881, the most common Vaillant occupation in the UK was Independent. 50% of Vaillant's were Independents. Independent and Violinist Associate R A M were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vaillant.

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Vaillant Historical Records

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Vaillant Life Expectancy

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Famous Vaillant Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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