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Turmel Name Meaning

French: from a derivative of Old French turme, Old Occitan turma ‘troop’, ‘band’, also ‘flock of animals’, so probably an occupational name for a shepherd.

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


Similar surnames: Turner, Hamel, Tuel, Turkel, Tarte, Tyrrell, Furner, Harmel, Turley

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Turmel Family Origin

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Turmel Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    26%
  • Noltquen

    23%
  • Cult

    13%
  • Coutusiere

    10%

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In 1881, Cultivateur, Noltquen and Cult were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Turmel. The most common Turmel occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 26% of Turmel's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Turmel family was Coutusiere.

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Turmel Historical Records

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Turmel Life Expectancy

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