Fuhrer Family History
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Fuhrer Name Meaning
(Führer): occupational name for a carrier or carter, a driver of horse-drawn vehicles, Middle High German vüerer (from the Middle High German verb vüeren ‘to lead’, ‘transport’). See also Fuhrmann. topographic name for someone who lived near a ferry or ford, a derivative of Fuhr + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fahrer, Fuhr, Furer, Kehrer, Cutrer, Bohrer, Feurer, Forer, Futter