Fuhrer Family History
Fuhrer Name Meaning
German:: (Führer): occupational name for a carrier or carter a driver of horse-drawn vehicles Middle High German vüerer (from the Middle High German verb vüeren ‘to lead transport’). See also Fuhrmann compare Fiero and Fuehrer . topographic name for someone who lived near a ferry or ford a derivative of Fuhr + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press