Fuhrmeister Family History

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Fuhrmeister Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an overseer or manager of a haulage business, composed of Middle High German vuore ‘load’, ‘transport’ + meister ‘master’.

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


Similar surnames: Wehrmeister, Burmeister, Hameister, Zinsmeister, Baumeister

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Fuhrmeister Family Origin

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Fuhrmeister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Baker

    11%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Shoe Maker

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fuhrmeister. The most common Fuhrmeister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Fuhrmeister's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fuhrmeister family was Shoe Maker.

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Fuhrmeister Historical Records

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Fuhrmeister Life Expectancy

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