Fornwalt Family History

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Fornwalt Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living ‘in front of a wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Vorwald, Forcht, Font, Fornes, Grunwald, Rosenwald, Fountain

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Fornwalt Family Origin

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Fornwalt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Coachman

    6%

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

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Fornwalt Historical Records

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Fornwalt Life Expectancy

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