Furniss Family History

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Furniss Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Furness.

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

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Furniss Family Origin

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Furniss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

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Furniss Historical Records

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Furniss Life Expectancy

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