Bourassa Family History

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Bourassa Name Meaning

Southern French: from a diminutive of French Bourrasse (see Bouras).

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

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Bourassa Family Origin

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Bourassa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Fisherman

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bourassa. A less common occupation for the Bourassa family was Fisherman. The most common Bourassa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Bourassa's were Farmers.

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Bourassa Historical Records

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Bourassa Life Expectancy

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