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Poisson Name Meaning

French: from poisson ‘fish’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller or a nickname for someone supposedly resembling a fish. In North America this name is sometimes translated as Fisher. North American variant of Poissant.

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

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Poisson Family Origin

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Poisson Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    35%
  • Keeps House

    12%
  • Book Keeper

    6%
  • Cotton Sampler

    6%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeps House and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poisson. The most common Poisson occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Poisson's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Poisson family was Cotton Sampler.

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Poisson Historical Records

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Poisson Life Expectancy

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Famous Poisson Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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