Fahrbach Family History

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Fahrbach Name Meaning

German: topographic name, in northwestern Germany, from an old creek name, composed of Middle Low German vor(n) ‘bog, swamp’ + Middle High German bach ‘stream’; in southern Germany (Baden) the first element is from Middle High German varch ‘pig(let)’.

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


Similar surnames: Marbach, Kalmbach, Albach, Harbach, Halbach, Feuerbach, Laubach

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Fahrbach Family Origin

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Fahrbach Family Occupations

What did your Fahrbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Accountant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fahrbach. 9% of Fahrbach men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Fahrbach women worked as an Accountant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fahrbach were Fireman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Fireman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Accountant
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Waitress
    10%
  • Clerk
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fahrbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fahrbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fahrbach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 280 immigration records available for the last name Fahrbach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 277 military records available for the last name Fahrbach. For the veterans among your Fahrbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fahrbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Fahrbach lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Fahrbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fahrbach in 1947 was 42, and 95 in 2004.

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