Farra Family History

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Farra Name Meaning

English: variant of Farrar. Muslim: variant of Farah.

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

Similar surnames: Farrah, Farran, Farha, Farro, Sarra, Darr, Ferran, Farr, Farry, Ferra

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Farra Family Origin

Where is the Farra family from?

Farra Family Occupations

What did your Farra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Farra occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Farra's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farra. A less common occupation for the Farra family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Farra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Farra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farra 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Farra. 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 Farra. For the veterans among your Farra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farra Life Expectancy

What is the average Farra lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Farra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Farra in 1955 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farra 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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