Feuer Family History

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Feuer Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a stoker in a smithy or public baths, or nickname for someone with red hair or a fiery temper, from Middle High German viur ‘fire’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from modern German Feuer ‘fire’.

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

Similar surnames: Feurer, Feder, Heuer, Feger, Feher, Mauer, Steuer, Reuer, Beer

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Feuer Family Origin

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Feuer Family Occupations

What did your Feuer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Notion Store and Peddler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Feuer. The most common Feuer occupation in the USA was Notion Store. 33% of Feuer's were Notion Stores. A less common occupation for the Feuer family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • Notion Store

  • Peddler

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Feuer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Feuer. 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 35,000 military records available for the last name Feuer. For the veterans among your Feuer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feuer Life Expectancy

What is the average Feuer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Feuer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Feuer in 1953 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feuer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feuer 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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