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Legendre Name Meaning

French: status name from Old French gendre ‘son-in-law’, with the definite article le. See also Gendron. This is a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Letendre, Lemer, Lefevre, Lepere, Levene, Leger, Lalande, Legare

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Legendre Family Origin

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Legendre Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

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Legendre Historical Records

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Legendre Life Expectancy

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