Fournier Family History

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Fournier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a baker, Old French fournier (Latin furnarius), originally the man responsible for cooking the dough in the fourneau ‘oven’ (see Baker). This surname is frequently Americanized as Fuller.

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

Similar surnames: Furner, Bourcier, Forner, Turner, Fournet, Courser, Fortier, Bouvier

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Fournier Family Origin

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Fournier Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fournier. 13% of Fournier men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Fournier women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fournier were Farmer and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fournier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 111,000 census records available for the last name Fournier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fournier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Fournier. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 13,000 military records available for the last name Fournier. For the veterans among your Fournier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fournier Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Fournier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fournier in 1940 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

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