Fahs Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Faas. Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic fah?s ‘investigation’, ‘inquiry’.

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


Similar surnames: Fass, Hahs, Sahs, Fahn, Faas, Faus, Fahr, Faw, Hahn, Ahr

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Fahs Family Origin

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Fahs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Works In Tannery

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fahs family was Laborer. The most common Fahs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Fahs's were Farmers. Farmer, Works In Tannery and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fahs.

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Between 1960 and 2004, Fahs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fahs in 1960 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fahs

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