Farrer Family History

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Farrer Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Farrar. German: variant of Forer or Fahrer.

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


Similar surnames: Farver, Ferrer, Farrey, Farren, Forrer, Farrel, Fare, Ferren, Carver

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Farrer Family Origin

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Farrer Family Occupations

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  • Miller

    25%
  • Baker

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%

In 1881, the most common Farrer occupation in Canada was Miller. 25% of Farrer's were Millers. A less common occupation for the Farrer family was Carpenter. Miller, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrer.

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Farrer Historical Records

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Farrer Life Expectancy

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