Fohey Family History

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Fohey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Fahey.

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

Similar surnames: Foy, Bohley, Foren, Lohrey, Twohey, Holey, Dovey, Fahey, Moley, Cohee

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Fohey Family Origin

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Fohey Family Occupations

What did your Fohey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fohey occupation in the UK was Fruitseller. 100% of Fohey's were Fruitsellers.

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  • Fruitseller


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Fohey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fohey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fohey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fohey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fohey. For the veterans among your Fohey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fohey Life Expectancy

What is the average Fohey lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Fohey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Fohey in 1966 was 76, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fohey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fohey 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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