Furer Family History

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Furer Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish furer ‘coachman’, ‘driver’. Respelling of German Führer (see Fuhrer).

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

Similar surnames: Fuhrer, Kuter, Murer, Feurer, Turek, Euler, Burger, Furrer, Furr

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Furer Family Origin

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Furer Family Occupations

What did your Furer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Furer occupation in Canada was Common Laborer. 100% of Furer's were Common Laborers.

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  • Common Laborer


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

Furer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Furer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Furer 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 817 immigration records available for the last name Furer. 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 736 military records available for the last name Furer. For the veterans among your Furer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Furer Life Expectancy

What is the average Furer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Furer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Furer in 1953 was 41, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Furer 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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