Ferron Family History

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Ferron Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a blacksmith or worker in iron, from Old French ferron ‘blacksmith’ (Latin ferro, genitive ferronis, a derivative of ferrum ‘iron’). Italian: from an augmentative of Ferro. Possibly also a reduced form of northern Irish McFerron.

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


Similar surnames: Fearon, Ferrin, Ferro, Perron, Ferdon, Herron, Ferrone, Ferran

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Ferron Family Origin

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Ferron Family Occupations

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  • Scholar

    25%
  • Farmer

    23%
  • School

    12%
  • Cultivateur

    5%

In 1881, Scholar, Farmer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferron. The most common Ferron occupation in Canada was Scholar. 25% of Ferron's were Scholars. A less common occupation for the Ferron family was Cultivateur.

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Ferron Life Expectancy

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