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Ferrar Family Origin

Where is the Ferrar family from?

Ferrar Family Occupations

What did your Ferrar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith, Call Boy and Mechinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferrar. The most common Ferrar occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 20% of Ferrar's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Ferrar family was Policeman.

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Call Boy

    20%
  • Mechinist

    20%
  • Policeman

    20%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ferrar ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ferrar Historical Records

What Ferrar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ferrar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ferrar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ferrar

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ferrar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ferrar. For the veterans among your Ferrar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ferrar Life Expectancy

What is the average Ferrar lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ferrar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ferrar in 1952 was 53, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ferrar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ferrar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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