Fehrenbach Family History

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Fehrenbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named (earlier Vöhrenbach) in Württemberg and Thuringia.

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

Similar surnames: Meisenbach, Eisenbach, Feuerbach, Fehrenbacher, Weidenbach

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Fehrenbach Family Origin

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Fehrenbach Family Occupations

What did your Fehrenbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Works In Quarry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fehrenbach. A less common occupation for the Fehrenbach family was B. Smith. The most common Fehrenbach occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 13% of Fehrenbach's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Works In Quarry

  • B. Smith


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Fehrenbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Fehrenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fehrenbach 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fehrenbach. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fehrenbach. For the veterans among your Fehrenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fehrenbach Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fehrenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Fehrenbach in 1955 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

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