Dufour Surname History
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Dufour Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Dufour can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Dufour may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Dufour Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Dufour come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Dufour originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Dufour Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dufour were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dufour. Last names like Dufour change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dufour name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to DufourDu Four, Du-four, Dufoura, Dufour bourru, Dufourc, Dufourc d'antist, Du fourc d'hargeville, Dufourcet, Dufourchard, Dufourco, Dufourcq, Dufourcq bidau, Dufourcq-brana, Dufourcq de, Dufourcq-lagelouse, Dufourcy, Dufourd, Dufour d'astafort, Dufour de la thuillerie, Dufour de lattre
Dufour Family Tree
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- David Dufour 1776 - 1842
- Joseph Dufour 1740 - 1784
- Wafah Dufour
- Peter Dufour 1780 - ?
- Josephte Dufour
- Judith Daigle Dufour 1807 - 1840
- Suzanne Dufour
- Josephte Dufour
- Marie Françoise Dufour 1739 - 1815
- Joseph Dufour, 1714