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Fernstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Fernström): ornamental name composed of the elements Fern (probably German fern ‘far’, ‘distant’) + ström ‘stream’, ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Bergstrom, Enstrom, Forstrom, Renstrom, Wenstrom, Elfstrom

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Fernstrom Family Origin

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Fernstrom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Shoemaker

    40%
  • Gardner

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Fernstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Fernstrom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fernstrom family was Gardner. Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fernstrom.

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Fernstrom Life Expectancy

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