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Farrer Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Farrar. German: variant of Forer or Fahrer.

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


Similar surnames: Farver, Ferrer, Farrey, Farren, Forrer, Farrel, Fare, Ferren, Carver

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Farrer Family Origin

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Farrer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Farrer family was Keeping House. The most common Farrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Farrer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrer.

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Farrer Historical Records

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Farrer Life Expectancy

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