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Valois Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, or a habitational name from any of the various places called Val(l)ois, or regional name from the district in northern France so called, which was once an independent duchy. In all cases the source is an adjective derivative of Old French val ‘valley’ (see Vale).

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

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Valois Family Origin

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Valois Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • In Woolen Mill

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Artist

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, In Woolen Mill and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Valois. A less common occupation for the Valois family was Artist. The most common Valois occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Valois's were Laborers.

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Valois Historical Records

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Valois Life Expectancy

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Famous Valois Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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