Fuerst Family History

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Fuerst Name Meaning

German (Fürst): see Furst.

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


Similar surnames: Furst, Fierst, Ferst, First, Foerst, Duerst, Fest, Luers, Fiest

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Fuerst Family Origin

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Fuerst Family Occupations

What did your Fuerst ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fuerst occupation in Canada was Barr Tender. 25% of Fuerst's were Barr Tenders. Barr Tender, Book Folder and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuerst. A less common occupation for the Fuerst family was Shipping Clerk.

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  • Barr Tender

    25%
  • Book Folder

    25%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Shipping Clerk

    25%

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

Fuerst Historical Records

What Fuerst family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Fuerst Life Expectancy

What is the average Fuerst lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fuerst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Fuerst in 1958 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fuerst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fuerst 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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