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Feathers Name Meaning

English: variant of Feather. Americanized form of German Feder.

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


Similar surnames: Feather, Geathers, Flathers, Gethers, Featherly, Flasher, Fettes

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Feathers Family Origin

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Feathers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feathers family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feathers. The most common Feathers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Feathers's were Farmers.

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Feathers Historical Records

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Feathers Life Expectancy

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