Furrey Family History

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Furrey Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Furey.

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


Similar surnames: Furry, Farrey, Currey, Murrey, Fury, Ferren, Curren, Burry, Ferrel

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Furrey Family Origin

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Furrey Family Occupations

What did your Furrey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Furrey. 15% of Furrey men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Furrey women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Furrey were Machinist and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    15%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    8%
  • House Work
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Furrey Historical Records

What Furrey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Furrey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Furrey 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 294 immigration records available for the last name Furrey. 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 404 military records available for the last name Furrey. For the veterans among your Furrey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Furrey Life Expectancy

What is the average Furrey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Furrey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Furrey in 1963 was 71, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Furrey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Furrey 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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