Ferneau Family History

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Ferneau Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of English Furneaux, a Norman habitational name from places called Fourneaux in Manche and Calvados, France.

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


Similar surnames: Fernau, Gerner, Bernau, Ferner, Deneau, Vienneau, Vernet, Reneau

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Ferneau Family Origin

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Ferneau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Common Laborer

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%
  • Teamster

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Common Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferneau. A less common occupation for the Ferneau family was Teamster. The most common Ferneau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Ferneau's were Farmers.

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Ferneau Historical Records

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Ferneau Life Expectancy

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