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Faure Family History

Faure Name Meaning
Southern French: occupational name for an ironworker or smith, Old French fevre (Latin faber ‘craftsman’). This surname is associated with Huguenot emigration.

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

132,155 Historical Documents with Faure on Ancestry.com
30,790 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,853 Military Records
3,426 Immigration Records
5,505 Census and Voter Lists
90,581 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Faure Families

  • Number of Faure families
     21 - 40
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Faure families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Faure last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Faure census records

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Faure Family Origin

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Faure Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Faure

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Faure Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Faure census records

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Faure Civil War Service Records

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