Ferrer Family History

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Ferrer Name Meaning

Catalan: occupational name for a blacksmith or a worker in iron, from Latin ferrarius. This is the commonest Catalan surname. English: variant of Farrar.

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


Similar surnames: Ferrier, Ferrera, Ferre, Farrer, Derrer, Ferrar, Farrar, Ferran

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Ferrer Family Origin

Where is the Ferrer family from?

Ferrer Family Occupations

What did your Ferrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot Repairer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ferrer. 4% of Ferrer men worked as a Boot Repairer and 43% of Ferrer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ferrer were A R P Full Time A F S and Governess

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot Repairer
    4%
  • Commercial Traveller
    4%
  • General Labourer
    4%
  • A R P Full Time A F S
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    6%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Governess
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ferrer Historical Records

What Ferrer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Ferrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ferrer 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 22,000 immigration records available for the last name Ferrer. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Ferrer. For the veterans among your Ferrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ferrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ferrer lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Ferrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ferrer in 1942 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ferrer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ferrer 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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