Furgeson Family History

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Furgeson Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Ferguson.

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

Similar surnames: Furgerson, Furgason, Fergason, Fergeson, Fargason, Fergusson

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Furgeson Family Origin

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Furgeson Family Occupations

What did your Furgeson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furgeson. A less common occupation for the Furgeson family was Carpenter. The most common Furgeson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Furgeson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Furgeson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Furgeson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Furgeson 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 561 immigration records available for the last name Furgeson. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Furgeson. For the veterans among your Furgeson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Furgeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Furgeson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Furgeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Furgeson in 1951 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Furgeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Furgeson 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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