Fahs Family History

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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 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fahs. 22% of Fahs men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Fahs women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fahs were Farm Hand and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Nurse
  • Saleslady
  • Teacher

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

Fahs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fahs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fahs 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 451 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 739 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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