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Marchand Name Meaning

French and English: occupational name for a buyer and seller of goods, from Old French, Middle English march(e)ant, Late Latin mercatans, from Latin mercari ‘to trade’, from merx ‘commerce’, ‘exchange’, ‘merchandise’. In the Middle Ages the term was used mainly to denote a wholesale dealer.

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


Similar surnames: Merchant, Marchal, Marland, Marciante, March, Marchant, Marsland

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Marchand Family Origin

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Marchand Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

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Marchand Life Expectancy

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