Feher Name Meaning

Hungarian and Jewish (from Hungary) (Fehér): nickname for someone with a pale complexion or fair or white hair, from Hungarian fehér ‘white’. This name is also found in eastern Slovenia. Variant of German Fehr.

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


Similar surnames: Feuer, Seher, Fehler, Feder, Eger, Fenger, Gehler, Feger, Feser, Fehr

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Feher Family Origin

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Feher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Book Binder

    20%
  • Clerk In Hardware Store

    20%
  • Shoe Maker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Feher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Feher's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Binder and Clerk In Hardware Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feher. A less common occupation for the Feher family was Shoe Maker.

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Feher Historical Records

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Feher Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Feher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Feher in 1954 was 33, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feher

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