Fadness Family History

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Fadness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named in Hordaland county; the first element is probably a river name derived from ferja ‘to ferry’; the second element is nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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

Similar surnames: Fodness, Farnes, Sandness, Furness, Garness, Axness, Likness, Lanese

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Fadness Family Origin

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Fadness Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fadness. 43% of Fadness men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fadness Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fadness. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fadness 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Fadness. 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 268 military records available for the last name Fadness. For the veterans among your Fadness ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fadness Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Fadness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Fadness in 1957 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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