Feinauer Family History

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Feinauer Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps from a topographic or habitational name composed with Middle High German ouwe ‘water meadow’ and a personal name Fin, Vin. (The Middle High German adjective fin, a loan word from French, did not enter German before the middle of the 13th century, and the place names predate that time.)

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

Similar surnames: Reisenauer, Feiner, Fenner, Reinauer, Fenster, Obenauer, Seiner

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Feinauer Family Origin

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Feinauer Family Occupations

What did your Feinauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Feinauer occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Feinauer's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Feinauer family was Stone Mason. Baker and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Feinauer.

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  • Baker

  • Shoemaker

  • Stone Mason


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Feinauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 681 census records available for the last name Feinauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feinauer 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Feinauer. 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 266 military records available for the last name Feinauer. For the veterans among your Feinauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feinauer Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Feinauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Feinauer in 1955 was 69, and 93 in 2004.

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