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Ferring Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in West Sussex, so named from the Old English personal name Fera + -ingas ‘people of’, ‘family of’, or ‘followers of’.

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


Similar surnames: Fearing, Herring, Fehring, Nearing, Perrin, Erling, Felsing, Ferrier

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Ferring Family Origin

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Ferring Family Occupations

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  • Brick Mason

    10%
  • Car Driver

    10%
  • Cook

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Ferring occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 10% of Ferring's were Brick Masons. Brick Mason, Car Driver and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferring. A less common occupation for the Ferring family was Farm Laborer.

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Ferring Historical Records

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Ferring Life Expectancy

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