Ferner Family History

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Ferner Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of various places named Ferna, Fernau, or Fernow.

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

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Ferner Family Origin

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Ferner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, the most common Ferner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Ferner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferner. A less common occupation for the Ferner family was Farming.

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Ferner Historical Records

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Ferner Life Expectancy

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