Fahrbach Family History

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Fahrbach Name Meaning

German: topographic name, in northwestern Germany, from an old creek name, composed of Middle Low German vor(n) ‘bog, swamp’ + Middle High German bach ‘stream’; in southern Germany (Baden) the first element is from Middle High German varch ‘pig(let)’.

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


Similar surnames: Marbach, Kalmbach, Albach, Harbach, Halbach, Feuerbach, Laubach

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Fahrbach Family Origin

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Fahrbach Family Occupations

What did your Fahrbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fahrbach family was House Keeping. Keeping House, Actor-Musician and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fahrbach. The most common Fahrbach occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Fahrbach's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Actor-Musician

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • House Keeping

    13%

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Fahrbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fahrbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fahrbach 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 Fahrbach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Fahrbach. For the veterans among your Fahrbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fahrbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Fahrbach lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Fahrbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fahrbach in 1947 was 42, and 95 in 2004.

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