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Fougere Family History

Fougere Name Meaning
French (Fougère): topographic name for someone who lived in a place densely grown with ferns, from Old French foug(i)ere ‘fern’, ‘bracken’ (from Late Latin filicaria).

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

56,515 Historical Documents with Fougere on Ancestry.com
9,218 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
348 Military Records
1,845 Immigration Records
8,447 Census and Voter Lists
36,657 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Fougere Families

  • Number of Fougere families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Fougere families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fougere last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Fougere census records

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Fougere Family Origin

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Fougere Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Fougere

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Fougere Family Occupations

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Military Service by Fougere

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