Fahrer Family History

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Fahrer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by a ferry or an occupational name for a ferryman, from Middle High German vare ‘ferry’ + the -er suffix of agent nouns.

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


Similar surnames: Fuhrer, Kehrer, Harrer, Karrer, Hahner, Fahr, Farren, Forer, Maurer

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Fahrer Family Origin

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Fahrer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Fahrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Fahrer's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fahrer. A less common occupation for the Fahrer family was Carpenter.

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Fahrer Historical Records

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Fahrer Life Expectancy

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