Farnes Family History

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Farnes Name Meaning

English: variant of Fern 1. Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named, from far ‘road’, ‘track’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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


Similar surnames: Fornes, Farney, Barnes, Fadness, Garness, Varnes, Fares, Garnes

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Farnes Family Origin

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Farnes Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    29%
  • Agr Laborer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Agr Laborer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farnes. A less common occupation for the Farnes family was Blacksmith. The most common Farnes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 29% of Farnes's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Farnes Historical Records

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Farnes Life Expectancy

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