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Ferster Name Meaning

German: variant of Forster 1.

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

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Ferster Family Origin

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Ferster Family Occupations

What did your Ferster ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bark Peeler

    7%
  • Clerk In General Store

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bark Peeler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferster. A less common occupation for the Ferster family was Clerk In General Store. The most common Ferster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Ferster's were Farmers.

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Ferster Historical Records

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Ferster Life Expectancy

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