Fehringer Family History

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Fehringer Name Meaning

South German: habitational name from any of several places named Fehringen (earlier Vehringen).

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

Similar surnames: Mehringer, Gehringer, Behringer, Fahringer, Heringer, Ehinger

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Fehringer Family Origin

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Fehringer Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fehringer occupation in the USA was Druggist. 25% of Fehringer's were Druggists. Druggist, R.R. Switchman and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fehringer. A less common occupation for the Fehringer family was Tinsmith.

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  • Druggist

  • R.R. Switchman

  • Stone Mason

  • Tinsmith


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Fehringer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 882 census records available for the last name Fehringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fehringer 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 142 immigration records available for the last name Fehringer. 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 486 military records available for the last name Fehringer. For the veterans among your Fehringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fehringer Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Fehringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fehringer in 1962 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fehringer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fehringer 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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