Forsha Family History

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Forsha Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a respelling of English Forshaw.

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

Similar surnames: Forshaw, Forshay, Forson, Folse, Soha, Korson, Forsey, Fortna, Forse

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Forsha Family Origin

Where is the Forsha family from?

Forsha Family Occupations

What did your Forsha ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Forsha family was Keeping House. The most common Forsha occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Forsha's were Laborers. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forsha.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Forsha Historical Records

What Forsha family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Forsha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Forsha 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 86 immigration records available for the last name Forsha. 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 373 military records available for the last name Forsha. For the veterans among your Forsha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Forsha Life Expectancy

What is the average Forsha lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Forsha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Forsha in 1958 was 63, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forsha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forsha 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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