Felgenhauer Family History

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Felgenhauer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a wheelwright, from Middle High German velgenhouwer ‘maker of wooden rims for wheels’.

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


Similar surnames: Moldenhauer, Eisenhauer, Fellhauer, Dauenhauer, Pfotenhauer

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Felgenhauer Family Origin

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Felgenhauer Family Occupations

What did your Felgenhauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Felgenhauer family was Laborer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Felgenhauer. The most common Felgenhauer occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 25% of Felgenhauer's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Felgenhauer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Felgenhauer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Felgenhauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Felgenhauer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Felgenhauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Felgenhauer in 1952 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felgenhauer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Felgenhauer 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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