Forshee Family History

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Forshee Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Fortier.

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


Similar surnames: Forshey, Fooshee, Forsee, Foshee, Foushee, Forshay, Forsey, Forse

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Forshee Family Origin

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Forshee Family Occupations

What did your Forshee ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forshee. A less common occupation for the Forshee family was Painter. The most common Forshee occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Forshee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Book Keeper

    17%
  • Painter

    17%

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

Forshee Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Forshee Life Expectancy

What is the average Forshee lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Forshee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Forshee in 1946 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Forshee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Forshee 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.

Famous Forshee Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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