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Fertig Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German vertec ‘skillful’, ‘ready’, ‘prepared’ (German fertig), Old High German fertig, a derivative of vart ‘journey’, ‘expedition’, and so meaning originally ‘ready for an expedition’.

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


Similar surnames: Feig, Hurtig, Fettig, Rettig, Gettig, Herzig, Ferg, Ferdig, Fertel

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Fertig Family Origin

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Fertig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Painter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fertig family was Painter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fertig. The most common Fertig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Fertig's were Farmers.

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Fertig Historical Records

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Fertig Life Expectancy

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Famous Fertig Family

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