Poissant Family History

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Poissant Name Meaning

French: variant of Poisant, a nickname for a powerful robust individual, from Old French poisant ‘strong’, ‘powerful’, ‘vigorous’.

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

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Poissant Family Origin

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Poissant Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poissant family was Works In Shoe Factory. The most common Poissant occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Poissant's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poissant.

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Poissant Historical Records

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Poissant Life Expectancy

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