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Cedars Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly an Americanized form of French Cèdre, a topographic name for someone who lived by a cedar tree, or in a landscape characterized by cedar trees.

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


Similar surnames: Sears, Mears, Hearn, Ceder, Bedard, Pearl, Seward, Cedar, Cesar

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Cedars Family Origin

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Cedars Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    88%
  • Works In Foundary

    13%

In 1880, the most common Cedars occupation in the USA was Farmer. 88% of Cedars's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Foundary were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cedars.

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Cedars Historical Records

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Cedars Life Expectancy

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