Fohrman Family History

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Fohrman Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living by a ford, Low German Fohr.

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


Similar surnames: Kohrman, Gorman, Dohrmann, Moorman, Fehlman, Forman, Frohman, Dorman

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Fohrman Family Origin

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Fohrman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Clothing Merchant

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • Keeps Saloon

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Clothing Merchant and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fohrman. A less common occupation for the Fohrman family was Keeps Saloon. The most common Fohrman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Fohrman's were Farmers.

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Fohrman Historical Records

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Fohrman Life Expectancy

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