Fuhrmann Family History

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Fuhrmann Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German vuorman ‘carter’, ‘driver’.

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

Similar surnames: Fehrmann, Furman, Kuhlmann, Ehrmann, Mohrmann, Ruhmann, Ehmann

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Fuhrmann Family Origin

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Fuhrmann Family Occupations

What did your Fuhrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuhrmann. A less common occupation for the Fuhrmann family was Keeping House. The most common Fuhrmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Fuhrmann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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Fuhrmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Fuhrmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuhrmann 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Fuhrmann. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Fuhrmann. For the veterans among your Fuhrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fuhrmann Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fuhrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fuhrmann in 1944 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuhrmann

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