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Ferrett Name Meaning

English (southern counties): nickname from Middle English ferette, fyrette ‘ferret’, literally ‘little thief’ (Old French fuiret, furet).

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

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Ferrett Family Origin

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Ferrett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Agent

    20%
  • Engineer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

In 1880, Farmer, Agent and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferrett. A less common occupation for the Ferrett family was Miner. The most common Ferrett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ferrett's were Farmers.

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Ferrett Historical Records

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Ferrett Life Expectancy

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