Falconer Family History

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Falconer Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name for someone who kept and trained falcons (see Faulkner).

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


Similar surnames: Falcone, Faulkner, Falcon, Falkner, Fackler, Falconi, Falco

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Falconer Family Origin

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Falconer Family Occupations

What did your Falconer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Falconer. The most common Falconer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Falconer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Falconer family was Nail Cutter.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • School

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Nail Cutter

    5%

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

Falconer Historical Records

What Falconer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Falconer Life Expectancy

What is the average Falconer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Falconer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Falconer in 1944 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falconer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falconer 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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