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Forehand Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of French Canadian Forand.

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


Similar surnames: Forhan, Foresman, Ferland, Loveland, Boreman, Lormand, Foreman

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Forehand Family Origin

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Forehand Family Occupations

What did your Forehand ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Forehand family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forehand. The most common Forehand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Forehand's were Farmers.

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Forehand Historical Records

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Forehand Life Expectancy

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