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Brossard Name Meaning

French: nickname from brosse ‘brush’ + the pejorative suffix -ard.

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


Similar surnames: Bossard, Brassard, Brevard, Brouhard, Broussard, Boilard, Voisard

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Brossard Family Origin

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Brossard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brossard family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brossard. The most common Brossard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Brossard's were Farmers.

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Brossard Historical Records

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Brossard Life Expectancy

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