Farnes Family History

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Farnes Name Meaning

English: variant of Fern 1. Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named, from far ‘road’, ‘track’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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

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Farnes Family Origin

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Farnes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Cig.Maker

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Farnes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Farnes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farnes family was Engineer. Farmer, Butcher and Cig.Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farnes.

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Farnes Historical Records

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Farnes Life Expectancy

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