Furner Family History

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Furner Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a baker, from Old French fo(u)rnier (Late Latin furnarius, a derivative of furnus ‘oven’).

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


Similar surnames: Forner, Turner, Furber, Furnari, Berner, Fournet, Lerner, Butner

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Furner Family Origin

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Furner Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Furner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Ship Carpenter

    4%
  • Shipwright

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Ship Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furner. A less common occupation for the Furner family was Shipwright. The most common Furner occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Furner's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Furner Historical Records

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Furner Life Expectancy

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