Fee Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Fee, Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fiaich ‘descendant of Fiach’, a byname meaning ‘raven’. This name has sometimes been mistranslated as Hunt as a result of confusion with fiach, the modern spelling of fiadhach ‘hunt’.

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


Similar surnames: Mee, Gee, Lee, Fye, Nee, Fede, Feo, Dee, Pee, Bee

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Fee Family Origin

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Fee Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Fee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fee family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fee.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Fee Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fee. 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

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Fee Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Fee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fee in 1945 was 27, and 77 in 2004.

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