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Pierre Name Meaning

from the French personal name Pierre (see Peter). from Old French pierre ‘stone’, ‘rock’ (Latin petra), a topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of stony soil or by a large outcrop of rock, or a metonymic occupational name for a quarryman or stonemason.

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

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Pierre Family Origin

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Pierre Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    34%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pierre. The most common Pierre occupation in the USA was Laborer. 34% of Pierre's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Pierre family was Carpenter.

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Pierre Life Expectancy

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Famous Pierre Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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