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Limoges Name Meaning

habitational name from the southern city of Limoges (Haute-Vienne), or various other places so named. According to Debrabandere, this is also a nickname from Old French limoge, ‘pheasant’, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a poulterer.

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

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Limoges Family Origin

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Limoges Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Grocer Merchant

    33%
  • Works For Government

    33%

In 1880, the most common Limoges occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Limoges's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Limoges family was Works For Government. Baker and Grocer Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Limoges.

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Limoges Historical Records

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Limoges Life Expectancy

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