Laferriere Family History

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Laferriere Name Meaning

French (Laferrière): habitational name from a number of places so called, indicating the presence of iron mines or ironworking forges, from fer ‘iron’. Compare Portuguese Ferreira, Spanish Herrera.

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


Similar surnames: Laperriere, Laverdiere, Ferrier, Laverdure, Lariviere, Barriere

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Laferriere Family Origin

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Laferriere Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    18%
  • At Home

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Laferriere family was At Home. The most common Laferriere occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 27% of Laferriere's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Laborer and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laferriere.

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Laferriere Historical Records

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Laferriere Life Expectancy

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