Fernholz Family History

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Fernholz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a large farm and manor in Westphalia called Fernhott, of which Fernholz is a standardized form.

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


Similar surnames: Fernow, Fahrenholz, Kienholz, Sponholz, Rebholz, Reinholz, Bergholz

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Fernholz Family Origin

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Fernholz Family Occupations

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  • Harness Maker

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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In 1880, Harness Maker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fernholz. The most common Fernholz occupation in the USA was Harness Maker. 50% of Fernholz's were Harness Makers.

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Fernholz Historical Records

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Fernholz Life Expectancy

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