Fenstermacher Family History

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Fenstermacher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a window maker, from Middle High German venster (from Latin fenestra), German Fenster ‘window’ + Middle High German macher, German Macher ‘maker’. See also Fenster.

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


Similar surnames: Pulvermacher, Fenster, Stellmacher, Wannemacher, Essenmacher

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Fenstermacher Family Origin

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Fenstermacher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenstermacher. The most common Fenstermacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Fenstermacher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fenstermacher family was Carpenter.

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Fenstermacher Historical Records

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Fenstermacher Life Expectancy

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