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Lessard Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, Old French essart (Late Latin exsartum, past participle of exsarire ‘to weed out’, ‘grub up’), with the definite article l’, or a habitational name from various places named Lessard or Lessart from this word.

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

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Lessard Family Origin

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Lessard Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, the most common Lessard occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Lessard's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lessard. A less common occupation for the Lessard family was Carpenter.

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Lessard Historical Records

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Lessard Life Expectancy

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