Farha Family History

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Farha Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic far?ha ‘joy’, ‘glad tidings’. Compare Farah.

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


Similar surnames: Farhat, Faris, Fahs, Fara, Farra, Sara, Farnan, Barta, Pacha, Barra

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Farha Family Origin

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Farha Family Occupations

What did your Farha ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Farha. 28% of Farha men worked as a Proprietor and 34% of Farha women worked as a Cashier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Farha were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
    28%
  • Coe Owner
    9%
  • Manager
    9%
  • Salesman
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier
    34%
  • Bookkeeper
    25%
  • Assistant
    9%
  • Clerk
    9%

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

Farha Historical Records

What Farha family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Farha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farha 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Farha. 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 111 military records available for the last name Farha. For the veterans among your Farha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farha Life Expectancy

What is the average Farha lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Farha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Farha in 1964 was 82, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farha ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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