Ferdon Family History

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Ferdon Name Meaning

Possibly French: from a metathesized short form of a Germanic personal name containing frid ‘peace’.

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

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Ferdon Family Origin

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Ferdon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ferdon family was Carpenter. The most common Ferdon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ferdon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferdon.

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Ferdon Life Expectancy

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