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Forrey Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a respelling of the southern French name Faure, which was taken to England as early as the 13th century.

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


Similar surnames: Forney, Forsey, Forkey, Forcey, Forrest, Forgey, Corney, Morley

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Forrey Family Origin

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Forrey Family Occupations

What did your Forrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forrey. A less common occupation for the Forrey family was Farm Laborer. The most common Forrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Forrey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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Forrey Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Forrey ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Forrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Forrey lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Forrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Forrey in 1957 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forrey 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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