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Laprise Name Meaning

French Canadian: secondary surname, which has been used independently since 1734, from prise ‘catch,’ ‘taking’, with the definite article la; perhaps a nickname for a hunter or a soldier. It is sometimes rendered La Priest.

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

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Laprise Family Origin

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Laprise Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cooperage

    9%

In 1880, the most common Laprise occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 18% of Laprise's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Laprise family was Cooperage. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laprise.

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Laprise Life Expectancy

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