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FOURNIER - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname FOURNIER

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Definition: An occupational surname from the Latin word "furnarius" meaning "man of the oven." The term "furnus" meaning oven in Latin became "four" in modern French

Surname Origin: French

Alternate Surname Spellings: FORNIER, FURNIER

More Resources for the Surname FOURNIER :

French Genealogy
Research your French family tree with the help of these genealogical societies, records, surname lists, archives and libraries, and French genealogy research guides.

FOURNIER Family Genealogy Forum
Free message board is focused on descendants of FOURNIER ancestors around the world.

FamilySearch - FOURNIER Genealogy
Find records, queries, and lineage-linked family trees posted for the FOURNIER surname.

FOURNIER Surname & Family Mailing List
Free mailing list for researchers of the Fournier surname and its variations includes subscription details and a searchable archives of past messages.

Surname Finder - FOURNIER Genealogy & Family Resources
Find links to free and commercial resources for the Fournier surname.

Cousin Connect - FOURNIER Genealogy Queries
Read or post genealogy queries for the surname FOURNIER, and sign up for free notification when new Fournier queries are added.

DistantCousin.com - FOURNIER Genealogy & Family History
Free databases and genealogy links for the last name FOURNIER.

MyCinnamonToast.com - FOURNIER Genealogy in All Regions
Centralized search results for family trees and other genealogy info on the FOURNIER surname.

References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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