Ferson Family History

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Ferson Name Meaning

Probably a shortened form of McPherson.

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


Similar surnames: Merson, Fergen, Ferron, Person, Ferdon, Herson, Gerson, Henson

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Ferson Family Origin

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Ferson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferson. A less common occupation for the Ferson family was Bookkeeper. The most common Ferson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Ferson's were Farmers.

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Ferson Historical Records

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Ferson Life Expectancy

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