Furney Family History

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Furney Name Meaning

English: of unknown origin; perhaps a habitational name from an unidentified place. Compare Farney, Forney.

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

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Furney Family Origin

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Furney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Furney family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furney. The most common Furney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Furney's were Farmers.

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Furney Life Expectancy

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