Farhurst Family History

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Farhurst 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: Fairhurst, Warhurst, Ashurst, Bathurst, Hayhurst, Parkhurst, Barhorst

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Farhurst Family Origin

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Farhurst Family Occupations

What did your Farhurst ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Farhurst occupation in the UK was Cotton Spinner. 100% of Farhurst's were Cotton Spinners.

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  • Cotton Spinner

    100%

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

Farhurst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 73 census records available for the last name Farhurst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farhurst 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Farhurst. 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 2 military records available for the last name Farhurst. For the veterans among your Farhurst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farhurst Life Expectancy

What is the average Farhurst lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farhurst 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farhurst

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