Fortier Family History
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Fortier Name Meaning
occupational name for someone employed at a fortress or castle, from a derivative of Old French fort ‘stronghold’ (from the adjective fort ‘strong’). possibly a variant of Forestier.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Portier, Mortier, Fortner, Ferrier, Forestier, Forster, Forte