Feierabend Family History

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Feierabend Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: nickname for an idler, from late Middle High German virabent, originally ‘eve (abent) of a (religious) festival (vire)’ (modern German Feierabend now denotes ‘evening’, ‘free time after work’).

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


Similar surnames: Feiertag, Feinauer, Abend, Eiben, Feind, Feuerborn, Friend, Feuerbach

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Feierabend Family Origin

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Feierabend Family Occupations

What did your Feierabend ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Feierabend. The most common Feierabend occupation in the USA was Butcher. 67% of Feierabend's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    67%
  • Shoemaker

    33%

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Feierabend Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Feierabend. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feierabend 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Feierabend. 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 Feierabend. For the veterans among your Feierabend ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feierabend Life Expectancy

What is the average Feierabend lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Feierabend life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Feierabend in 1956 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feierabend 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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