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Fergeson Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Ferguson.

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


Similar surnames: Fergerson, Furgeson, Fergason, Fergusson, Fargason, Ferguson

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Fergeson Family Origin

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Fergeson Family Occupations

What did your Fergeson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fergeson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Fergeson's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fergeson. A less common occupation for the Fergeson family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Fergeson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fergeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Fergeson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fergeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Fergeson in 1958 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fergeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fergeson 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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