Ferrari Family History

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Ferrari Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Ferraro.

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

Similar surnames: Ferraris, Ferrario, Ferrare, Ferroni, Ferrini, Ferri, Ferrara

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Ferrari Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ferrari name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ferrari. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Italy


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Ferrari Family Origin

Where is the Ferrari family from?

Ferrari Family Occupations

What did your Ferrari ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ferrari family was Cook (N D). Confectioner, Artist Photographer and Auctioneer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferrari. The most common Ferrari occupation in the UK was Confectioner. 33% of Ferrari's were Confectioners.

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  • Confectioner

  • Artist Photographer

  • Auctioneer

  • Cook (N D)


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

Ferrari Historical Records

What Ferrari family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Ferrari. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ferrari 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 16,000 immigration records available for the last name Ferrari. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Ferrari. For the veterans among your Ferrari ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ferrari Life Expectancy

What is the average Ferrari lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ferrari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ferrari in 1941 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ferrari

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ferrari 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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