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Farrish Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghuis ‘descendant of Fearghus’ (see Fergus).

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


Similar surnames: Ferris, Farris, Farish, Harris, Fariss, Ferriss, Parrish, Corris

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Farrish Family Origin

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Farrish Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Keeps Hardware

    9%

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

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Farrish Historical Records

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Farrish Life Expectancy

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