Faux Name Meaning

English: variant of Faulks. French: probably a metonymic occupational name for a reaper or scythe maker, from faux ‘scythe’.

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


Similar surnames: Faix, Vaux, Haut, Fox, Fax, Fant, Fain, Faul, Pauk, Flaum

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Faux Family Origin

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Faux Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Faux family was Boiler Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faux. The most common Faux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Faux's were Farmers.

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Faux Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Faux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Faux in 1945 was 20, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faux

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