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Where is the Fears family from?
You can see how Fears families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fears family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Fears families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 14 Fears families living in Massachusetts. This was about 27% of all the recorded Fears's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Fears families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fears surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fears. 28% of Fears men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Fears women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fears were Salesman and Housekeeper.