Last name origins & meanings:
- French: diminutive of Baillarger, a metonymic occupational
name for a cereal farmer, from baillarge, a type of
barley. Some branches of the family in North America have adopted the
names Roe or Rowe as an English equivalent.
- A bearer of the name from the Angoumois region of France was
documented in Trois Rivières, Quebec, in 1650.
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