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Origin and popularity of the name BOUTEILLER


Bouteiller : French: occupational name for a wine steward or butler usually the chief servant of a medieval household or for a maker of bottles from bouteiller an agent derivative of bouteille ‘bottle’. This is a common form of the surname in France while in North America the variants Bouthillier and Boutilier are much more established (and sometimes Americanized as Butler).

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 169,906 individuals with the name BOUTEILLER on Geneanet.


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