Farrand Family History

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Farrand Name Meaning

nickname for a person with gray hair or for someone who used to dress in gray, from Old French ferrant ‘iron-gray’ (a derivative of fer ‘iron’). from the medieval personal name Fer(r)ant, an Old French form of Ferdinand, which came to be associated with the color.

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


Similar surnames: Ferrand, Ferrando, Harland, Farren, Farrar, Farran, Ferland, Ferran

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Farrand Family Origin

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Farrand Family Occupations

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  • Housekeeper (Dom)

    3%
  • Woollen Weaver

    3%
  • Frame Work Knitter

    2%
  • Hand Loom Weaver

    2%

In 1881, Housekeeper (Dom), Woollen Weaver and Frame Work Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrand. A less common occupation for the Farrand family was Hand Loom Weaver . The most common Farrand occupation in the UK was Housekeeper (Dom). 3% of Farrand's were Housekeeper (Dom)s.

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Farrand Historical Records

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Farrand Life Expectancy

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