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Furniss Family Origin

Where is the Furniss family from?

Furniss Family Occupations

What did your Furniss ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Furniss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Furniss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Furniss family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Furniss.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Brick Mason

  • Carpenter


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

Furniss Historical Records

What Furniss family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Furniss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Furniss 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Furniss. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Furniss. For the veterans among your Furniss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Furniss Life Expectancy

What is the average Furniss lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Furniss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Furniss in 1950 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Furniss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Furniss 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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