Fawbush Family History

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Fawbush Name Meaning

North American variant of the Scottish name Forbes, which is pronounced as two syllables in Aberdeenshire. Compare Forbush.

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

Similar surnames: Forbush, Furbush, Forbus, Mabus, Farish, Wiebusch, Fabish, Ambush

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Fawbush Family Origin

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Fawbush Family Occupations

What did your Fawbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fawbush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Fawbush's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fawbush. A less common occupation for the Fawbush family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fawbush ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fawbush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fawbush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fawbush 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Fawbush. 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 500 military records available for the last name Fawbush. For the veterans among your Fawbush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fawbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Fawbush lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Fawbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Fawbush in 1951 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fawbush

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fawbush 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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