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Barbeau Family History

Barbeau Name Meaning
from barbeau ‘barbel’, a type of fish, hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman, or a nickname for a man with a sparse beard, the fish being distinguished by beardlike growths on either side of its mouth.nickname from a derivative of Old French, Occitan barbel ‘point’, ‘tooth’.

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

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Name Distribution of Barbeau Families

  • Number of Barbeau families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Barbeau families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Barbeau families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Barbeau Family Origin

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Barbeau Immigration Information

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Barbeau Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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