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Forgey Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of French Forget or an altered spelling of Scottish Forgie.

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


Similar surnames: Forsey, Forrey, Forney, Morley, Gorney, Forget, Forge, Forcey, Forkey

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Forgey Family Origin

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Forgey Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Dressmaker

    17%
  • Factory Hand

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Forgey family was Farmer. The most common Forgey occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 17% of Forgey's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Dressmaker and Factory Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forgey.

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Forgey Historical Records

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Forgey Life Expectancy

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