Feyereisen Family History

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Feyereisen Name Meaning

Variant of German and French (Alsace) Feuereisen, literally ‘fire iron’, an occupational nickname for a smith or steelmaker, from Middle High German viurisen.

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


Similar surnames: Findeisen, Ringeisen, Feuerborn, Ferrier, Greiser, Freis, Peterson

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Feyereisen Family Origin

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Feyereisen Family Occupations

What did your Feyereisen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Stone Cutter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Feyereisen. A less common occupation for the Feyereisen family was Stone Mason. The most common Feyereisen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Feyereisen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Stone Cutter

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

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Feyereisen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Feyereisen Life Expectancy

What is the average Feyereisen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Feyereisen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Feyereisen in 1960 was 60, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feyereisen 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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