Mersereau Family History

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Mersereau Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Mercereau, an occupational name from a diminutive of Old French mercier ‘merchant’ (from vulgar Latin merciarius, a derivative of merx, genitive mercis ‘merchandise’).

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


Similar surnames: Jarreau, Bercegeay, Mersman, Crepeau, Meiser, Messore, Reneau

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Mersereau Family Origin

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Mersereau Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    8%
  • Oyster Business

    8%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Car Denter

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Oyster Business and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mersereau. The most common Mersereau occupation in the USA was Laborer. 8% of Mersereau's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Mersereau family was Car Denter.

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Mersereau Historical Records

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Mersereau Life Expectancy

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