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Forbus Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Forbes, reflecting the traditional pronunciation as two syllables.

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


Similar surnames: Forbis, Forbush, Forbes, Forbess, Furbush, Fogus, Fobes, Fobbs

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Forbus Family Origin

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Forbus Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Forbus occupation in the UK was Labourer. 100% of Forbus's were Labourers.

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