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Forgey Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of French Forget or an altered spelling of Scottish Forgie.

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


Similar surnames: Forsey, Forrey, Forney, Morley, Gorney, Forget, Forge, Forcey, Forkey

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Forgey Family Origin

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Forgey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Stockraiser

    4%

In 1880, the most common Forgey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Forgey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forgey. A less common occupation for the Forgey family was Stockraiser.

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Forgey Historical Records

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Forgey Life Expectancy

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