Fenderson Family History

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Fenderson Name Meaning

Scottish: ostensibly a variant of Henderson, but according to family historians an altered form of Finlayson.

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


Similar surnames: Enderson, Henderson, Kenerson, Fergerson, Anderson, Fogerson

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Fenderson Family Origin

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Fenderson Family Occupations

What did your Fenderson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fenderson family was Machinist. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenderson. The most common Fenderson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Fenderson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Machinist

    5%

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

Fenderson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fenderson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fenderson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fenderson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fenderson. For the veterans among your Fenderson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fenderson Life Expectancy

What is the average Fenderson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fenderson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Fenderson in 1944 was 25, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fenderson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fenderson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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