Faerber Family History

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Faerber Name Meaning

German (Färber): see Farber.

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


Similar surnames: Farber, Ferber, Farver, Herber, Barber, Fahrner, Karber, Ferner

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Faerber Family Origin

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Faerber Family Occupations

What did your Faerber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Faerber family was Clothing Cutter. The most common Faerber occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Faerber's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faerber.

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Clothing Cutter

    8%

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

Faerber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Faerber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Faerber 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 Faerber. 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 Faerber. For the veterans among your Faerber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Faerber Life Expectancy

What is the average Faerber lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Faerber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Faerber in 1958 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faerber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faerber 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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