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Faller Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Ober- or Unter- Fall near Triberg in the Black Forest. topographical name for someone living by a waterfall or the site of a landslide, from Middle High German val ‘fall’, ‘waterfall’, ‘landslide’. in some cases it may derive from Falter, through assimilation of the consonants. Scandinavian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Waller, Kaller, Galler, Faler, Saller, Feller, Fuller, Filler, Haller

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Faller Family Origin

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Faller Family Occupations

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  • Clock Maker

    8%
  • Watch Maker

    8%
  • Watchmaker

    8%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Faller family was Boarding House Keeper. Clock Maker, Watch Maker and Watchmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faller. The most common Faller occupation in the UK was Clock Maker. 8% of Faller's were Clock Makers.

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Faller Historical Records

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Faller Life Expectancy

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