Rivest Family History

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Rivest Name Meaning

French: variant of Rivet.

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

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Rivest Family Origin

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Rivest Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Cultivateur'S Son

    14%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Rentier

    7%

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur'S Son and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rivest. The most common Rivest occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Rivest's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Rivest family was Rentier.

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Rivest Historical Records

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Rivest Life Expectancy

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