Foucault Family History

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Foucault Name Meaning

French: from an ancient Germanic personal name composed of the elements folk ‘people’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

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Foucault Family Origin

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Foucault Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    17%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • Farmer Son

    5%

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In 1881, the most common Foucault occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 17% of Foucault's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Foucault family was Farmer Son. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foucault.

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Foucault Historical Records

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Foucault Life Expectancy

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