Faure Name Meaning

Southern French: occupational name for an ironworker or smith, Old French fevre (Latin faber ‘craftsman’). This surname is associated with Huguenot emigration.

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


Similar surnames: Favre, Fabre, Fare, Sauve, Faust, Maura, Mauri, Faivre, Maire, Saur

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Faure Family Origin

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Faure Family Occupations

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In 1880, Waiter, Bar Keeper and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faure. The most common Faure occupation in the USA was Waiter. 11% of Faure's were Waiters. A less common occupation for the Faure family was Carpenter.

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  • Waiter

    11%
  • Bar Keeper

    5%
  • Boarding House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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Faure Historical Records

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Faure Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Faure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Faure in 1952 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

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