Furrer Family History

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Furrer Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name from the regional term furre ‘cleft in the ground’.

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


Similar surnames: Fuhrer, Forrer, Surber, Furer, Forer, Hurter, Turner, Karrer, Burrer

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Furrer Family Origin

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Furrer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Dairy

    8%
  • Retail Grocer

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Furrer family was Retail Grocer. The most common Furrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Furrer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Dairy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furrer.

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Furrer Historical Records

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Furrer Life Expectancy

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