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Fleury Name Meaning

from the medieval personal name Fleuri (Latin Florius, a derivative of the Roman family name Florus, from flos ‘flower’, genitive floris). This name was borne by a 3rd-century saint martyred in Nicomedia under the emperor Decius. There seems to have been some confusion with a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hlod ‘fame’ + ric ‘power’. habitational name from any of the various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Florus (see above) + the locative suffix -acum. nickname from Old French fluri ‘flowered’, ‘variegated’ (a derivative of flur Flower). This could have denoted someone who dressed in an extravagant mixture of colors or perhaps one who had a blotchy complexion.

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


Similar surnames: Merry, Noury, Flory, Ferry, Flore, Fey, Flora, Avery, Lauro, Alsbury

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Fleury Family Origin

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Fleury Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fleury. A less common occupation for the Fleury family was Keeping House. The most common Fleury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Fleury's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Fleury Historical Records

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Fleury Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Fleury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fleury in 1948 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

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