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Ferrand Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with gray hair, from Old French ferrand ‘iron gray’. Catalan: from a regional variant of the personal name Fernando. English: variant of Farrand.

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


Similar surnames: Ferrando, Farrand, Ferran, Ferland, Farran, Legrand, Ferron, Ferraz

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Ferrand Family Origin

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Ferrand Family Occupations

What did your Ferrand ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ferrand family was Farmer. The most common Ferrand occupation in Canada was Fileuse. 20% of Ferrand's were Fileuses. Fileuse, Navigateur and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferrand.

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  • Fileuse

    20%
  • Navigateur

    20%
  • Cultivateur

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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Ferrand Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ferrand ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Ferrand Life Expectancy

What is the average Ferrand lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Ferrand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ferrand in 1951 was 63, and 88 in 2004.

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