Fergen Family History

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Fergen Name Meaning

German: probably from a shortened form of a compound name with Ferg, as for example Fergenheinz ‘Henry (son) of the ferryman’.

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


Similar surnames: Ferger, Ferren, Gergen, Ferge, Regen, Bergen, Bergey, Berge, Gerken

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Fergen Family Origin

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Fergen Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    50%
  • Agent

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Fergen occupation in the USA was Farming. 50% of Fergen's were Farmings. Farming and Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fergen. A less common occupation for the Fergen family was Farmer.

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Fergen Historical Records

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Fergen Life Expectancy

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