Farhner Family History

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Farhner Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Farner, Fahner, Farmer, Garner, Warner, Lardner, Karner, Fortner

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Farhner Family Origin

Where is the Farhner family from?

Farhner Family Occupations

What did your Farhner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Farhner. The most common Farhner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Farhner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farhner family was Wagon Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Wagon Maker


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Farhner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Farhner Historical Records

What Farhner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 218 census records available for the last name Farhner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farhner 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Farhner. 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 65 military records available for the last name Farhner. For the veterans among your Farhner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farhner Life Expectancy

What is the average Farhner lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2001, in the United States, Farhner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Farhner in 1964 was 85, and 84 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farhner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farhner 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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