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Fuerstenau Family History

Fuerstenau Name Meaning
German (Fürstenau): habitational name from any of various places named Fürstenau, for example in Brandenburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Saxony, and Lower Saxony.

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

4,506 Historical Documents with Fuerstenau on Ancestry.com
2,223 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
94 Military Records
105 Immigration Records
650 Census and Voter Lists
1,434 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Fuerstenau Families

  • Number of Fuerstenau families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fuerstenau last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Fuerstenau Family Origin

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Fuerstenau Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Fuerstenau

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Fuerstenau Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Fuerstenau census records

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Military Service by Fuerstenau

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