Fehring Family History
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Fehring Name Meaning
German (Holstein, Hamburg): patronymic from the Old Frisian personal name Fero. North German: nickname or status name alluding to a tax obligation, from Middle Low German verdinc, a term denoting a quarter of a weight or coin (‘farthing’). This is the equivalent of South German Vierdinc, from Middle High German vierdinc.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Nehring, Gehring, Wehring, Fearing, Herring, Fehling, Ferring