Charpentier Family History

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Charpentier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a worker in wood, from Old French charpentier (Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).

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

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Charpentier Family Origin

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Charpentier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Swamper

    12%
  • At Home

    4%
  • Cooper

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Swamper and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charpentier. A less common occupation for the Charpentier family was Cooper. The most common Charpentier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Charpentier's were Farmers.

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Charpentier Historical Records

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Charpentier Life Expectancy

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