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Furbush Family History

Furbush Name Meaning
Probably an altered form of the Scottish name Forbes, which is traditionally pronounced as two syllables.

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

61,863 Historical Documents with Furbush on Ancestry
10,425 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,317 Military Records
307 Immigration Records
6,597 Census and Voter Lists
43,217 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Furbush Families

  • Number of Furbush families
     36 - 70
     13 - 35
     1 - 12
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Furbush families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Furbush last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Furbush Family Origin

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Furbush Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Furbush

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Furbush Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Furbush Civil War Service Records

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