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Fahs Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Faas. Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic fah?s ‘investigation’, ‘inquiry’.

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


Similar surnames: Fass, Hahs, Sahs, Fahn, Faas, Faus, Fahr, Faw, Hahn, Ahr

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Fahs Family Origin

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Fahs Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fahs family was Laborer. The most common Fahs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Fahs's were Farmers. Farmer, Works In Tannery and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fahs.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Works In Tannery

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Fahs Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fahs. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fahs. For the veterans among your Fahs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fahs Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Fahs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fahs in 1960 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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