Bouffard Family History

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Bouffard Name Meaning

French: nickname for a glutton, a pejorative term from Old French bouffer ‘to stuff oneself’, earlier ‘to puff out the cheeks’ (a word probably of imitative origin).

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


Similar surnames: Bullard, Bouchard, Poullard, Buzzard, Brouhard, Boffa, Boilard

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Bouffard Family Origin

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Bouffard Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bouffard family was Shoe Maker. Baker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bouffard. The most common Bouffard occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Bouffard's were Bakers.

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Bouffard Life Expectancy

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