Fohey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Fahey.

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

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Fohey Family Origin

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Fohey Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    27%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fohey family was Carpenter. The most common Fohey occupation in the USA was Farming. 27% of Fohey's were Farmings. Farming, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fohey.

Source: Census data for Fohey | Data not to scale

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Fohey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2003, Fohey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Fohey in 1966 was 76, and 68 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fohey

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