Fuhrer Family History

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Fuhrer Name Meaning

(Führer): occupational name for a carrier or carter, a driver of horse-drawn vehicles, Middle High German vüerer (from the Middle High German verb vüeren ‘to lead’, ‘transport’). See also Fuhrmann. topographic name for someone who lived near a ferry or ford, a derivative of Fuhr + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Fahrer, Fuhr, Furer, Kehrer, Cutrer, Bohrer, Feurer, Forer, Futter

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Fuhrer Family Origin

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Fuhrer Family Occupations

What did your Fuhrer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic Servant and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Fuhrer. 34% of Fuhrer women worked as a Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Servant
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook
    34%
  • Domestic Servant
    34%
  • Paid Domestic
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fuhrer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Fuhrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuhrer 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Fuhrer. 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 34,000 military records available for the last name Fuhrer. For the veterans among your Fuhrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fuhrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Fuhrer lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Fuhrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fuhrer in 1942 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuhrer

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