Furer Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish furer ‘coachman’, ‘driver’. Respelling of German Führer (see Fuhrer).

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


Similar surnames: Fuhrer, Kuter, Murer, Feurer, Turek, Euler, Burger, Furrer, Furr

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Furer Family Origin

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Furer Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    25%
  • Minister

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Works On Farm

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Furer occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Furer's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Furer family was Works On Farm. Grocer, Minister and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furer.

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Furer Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Furer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Furer in 1953 was 41, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Furer

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