Fergerson Family History

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Fergerson Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Ferguson.

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

Similar surnames: Fergeson, Furgerson, Fergusson, Bergerson, Fogerson, Fergason

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Fergerson Family Origin

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Fergerson Family Occupations

What did your Fergerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fergerson occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 11% of Fergerson's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Chemist and Commercial Clerk Chemical (Mkr) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fergerson. A less common occupation for the Fergerson family was Cotton Winder.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Chemist

  • Commercial Clerk Chemical (Mkr)

  • Cotton Winder


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

Fergerson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Fergerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fergerson 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Fergerson. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Fergerson. For the veterans among your Fergerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fergerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Fergerson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fergerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fergerson in 1944 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fergerson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fergerson 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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