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Federer Name Meaning

German, Swiss, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a trader in feathers or quill pens, or an upholsterer, from Feder + agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Feder, Lederer, Feather, Feurer, Haberer, Feeser, Reder, Fecher

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Federer Family Origin

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Federer Family Occupations

What did your Federer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Federer family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Federer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Federer's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Federer.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Coal Miner

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Saloon Keeper

    7%

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

Federer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Federer Life Expectancy

What is the average Federer lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Federer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Federer in 1958 was 23, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Federer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Federer 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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