Farquharson Family History

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Farquharson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Farquhar.

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


Similar surnames: Ferguson, Farquhar, Fargason, Richardson, Richerson, Fergerson

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Farquharson Family Origin

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Farquharson Family Occupations

What did your Farquharson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farquharson. The most common Farquharson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Farquharson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farquharson family was School.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Going To School

    8%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • School

    5%

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

Farquharson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Farquharson Life Expectancy

What is the average Farquharson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Farquharson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Farquharson in 1955 was 52, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farquharson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farquharson 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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