Fierce Family History

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Fierce Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of Swiss German Fierz, of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Fierke, Tierce, Bierle, Giere, Gerde, Lerch, Fiene, Fiege, Fleece

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Fierce Family Origin

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Fierce Family Occupations

What did your Fierce ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fierce occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Fierce's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fierce family was Dramatic Actor. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fierce.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Dramatic Actor

    4%

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Fierce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fierce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fierce 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fierce. 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 Fierce. For the veterans among your Fierce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fierce Life Expectancy

What is the average Fierce lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fierce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fierce in 1944 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fierce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fierce 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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