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Fenimore Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French fin ‘fine’, ‘splendid’ + amour ‘love’ (Latin amor).

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


Similar surnames: Senior, Ventre, Fennimore, Lelievre, Kennemore, Wedmore, Dunsmore

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Fenimore Family Origin

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Fenimore Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Fenimore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Fenimore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fenimore family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenimore.

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Fenimore Historical Records

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Fenimore Life Expectancy

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