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Arcand Name Meaning

French: of uncertain origin, perhaps from a personal name containing the Old High German element ercan ‘precious’, ‘excellent’ (borrowed, via Latin, from Greek archi- ‘the first’, ‘the highest’). Compare Archambault.

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

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Arcand Family Origin

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Arcand Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Foreman On Farm

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%
  • Ship Carpenter

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arcand family was Ship Carpenter. The most common Arcand occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Arcand's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Foreman On Farm and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arcand.

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Arcand Historical Records

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Arcand Life Expectancy

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