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Lasalle Name Meaning

local name or occupational name for someone who lived or worked at a manor house, from Old French sal(e) ‘hall’ (modern French salle; see also Sale 1), with the definite article la. habitational name from a place named Lasalle or La Salle, as for example Lasalle in Gard, likewise from Old French sale ‘hall’.

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


Similar surnames: Lavallee, Lavalle, Lasell, Salle, Lassalle, Lavelle, Casale, Ladage

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Lasalle Family Origin

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Lasalle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lasalle family was Laborer. The most common Lasalle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Lasalle's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lasalle.

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Lasalle Life Expectancy

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