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Chenard Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French chenes ‘white hair’, from Latin canus ‘white’, ‘hoary’.

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


Similar surnames: Chard, Coard, Callard, Henard, Canard, Leonard, Gagnard, Chouinard

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Chenard Family Origin

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Chenard Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Work Cotton Mill

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chenard family was Work Cotton Mill. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chenard. The most common Chenard occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Chenard's were Carpenters.

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Chenard Life Expectancy

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