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Grandbois Name Meaning

French: topographic name from grand ‘large’ + bois ‘ wood’, ‘copse’.

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


Similar surnames: Gadbois, Gravois, Brisbois, Grandt, Granados, Francois, Grandin

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Grandbois Family Origin

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Grandbois Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grandbois. The most common Grandbois occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Grandbois's were Farmers.

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Grandbois Life Expectancy

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