Fahrenholz Family History

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Fahrenholz Name Meaning

German: habitational and topographic name from any of various places, in particular in Westphalia, named with Middle Low German vor(n) ‘bog’ + holz ‘wood’, ‘forest’, or elsewhere from Middle Low German vär ‘in front of’ or Middle High German varn ‘fern’, vare ‘furrow’, ‘lane’, ‘border’.

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


Similar surnames: Fahrenkrug, Fahnestock, Kienholz, Rebholz, Birkholz, Farrenkopf

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Fahrenholz Family Origin

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Fahrenholz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Fahrenholz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Fahrenholz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fahrenholz. A less common occupation for the Fahrenholz family was Cigar Maker.

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Fahrenholz Historical Records

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Fahrenholz Life Expectancy

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