Farabaugh Family History

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Farabaugh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fa(h)renbach, a habitational name from any of numerous places so named in Hesse, Baden, and Bavaria, or of Fehrenbach.

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

Similar surnames: Carbaugh, Arbaugh, Raudabaugh, Balsbaugh, Drawbaugh, Sharbaugh

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Farabaugh Family Origin

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Farabaugh Family Occupations

What did your Farabaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Farabaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Farabaugh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farabaugh family was Wheelwright. Farmer and Wagon Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Farabaugh.

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  • Farmer

  • Wagon Maker

  • Wheelwright


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Farabaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Farabaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farabaugh 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 130 immigration records available for the last name Farabaugh. 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 549 military records available for the last name Farabaugh. For the veterans among your Farabaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farabaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Farabaugh lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Farabaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Farabaugh in 1954 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farabaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farabaugh 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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