Forgie Family History

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Forgie Name Meaning

Scottish: of uncertain origin. Black suggests it could be a habitational name from a place so named near Montrose or alternatively from an altered form of the personal name Fergie, a pet form of Fergus.

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

Similar surnames: Bogie, Forge, Forte, Sorlie, Norrie, Fowlie, Dargie, Forni, Corrie

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Forgie Family Origin

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Forgie Family Occupations

What did your Forgie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Forgie family was Producer Petm. The most common Forgie occupation in the USA was Grocer. 11% of Forgie's were Grocers. Grocer, Harness Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forgie.

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  • Grocer

  • Harness Maker

  • Keeping House

  • Producer Petm


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Forgie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Forgie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Forgie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Forgie 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Forgie. 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 876 military records available for the last name Forgie. For the veterans among your Forgie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Forgie Life Expectancy

What is the average Forgie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Forgie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Forgie in 1963 was 78, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forgie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forgie 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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