Falconer Family History

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Falconer Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name for someone who kept and trained falcons (see Faulkner).

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


Similar surnames: Falcone, Faulkner, Falcon, Falkner, Fackler, Falconi, Falco

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Falconer Family Origin

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Falconer Family Occupations

What did your Falconer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Falconer. 19% of Falconer men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Falconer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Falconer were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Teacher
    8%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    6%

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

Falconer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 78,000 census records available for the last name Falconer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falconer 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Falconer. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Falconer. For the veterans among your Falconer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Falconer Life Expectancy

What is the average Falconer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Falconer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Falconer in 1944 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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