Fechner Family History

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Fechner Name Meaning

patronymic from a dialect variant of Wenzel. occupational name for a furrier, from Middle High German vech ‘colorful (fur)’.

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


Similar surnames: Rechner, Fecher, Fechter, Lechner, Fehnel, Feiner, Lachner, Zehner

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Fechner Family Origin

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Fechner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cap Mkr

    4%
  • Carriage Maker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fechner family was Carriage Maker. The most common Fechner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Fechner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cap Mkr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fechner.

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Fechner Historical Records

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Fechner Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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