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Friant Name Meaning

French: nickname for a glutton (culinary or amorous), from Old French friand ‘gourmand’. This occurs as a secondary surname for Claudet.

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


Similar surnames: Brian, Fant, Grant, Franc, Friend, Ferrand, Flint, Briant, Grist

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Friant Family Origin

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Friant Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farm Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Brakeman

    5%

In 1880, the most common Friant occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Friant's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friant. A less common occupation for the Friant family was Brakeman.

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Friant Historical Records

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Friant Life Expectancy

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