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Compere Name Meaning

French (Compère): apparently from compère (from compater) in the sense ‘godfather’, or a respelling of the southern name Compayre, of the same derivation.

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


Similar surnames: Pere, Cooper, Compeau, Copper, Capece, Compas, Cowser, Pomper

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Compere Family Origin

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Compere Family Occupations

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  • Dyer & Scourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Gardner

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Compere family was Keeping House. Dyer & Scourer, Farmer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Compere. The most common Compere occupation in the USA was Dyer & Scourer. 17% of Compere's were Dyer & Scourers.

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Compere Historical Records

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Compere Life Expectancy

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