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Furxer Family History

Furxer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Furber, Furer, Furner, Furrer, Turner, Burger, Fuller, Farmer, Freer

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Where is the Furxer family from?

You can see how Furxer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Furxer family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Furxer family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Furxer's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Furxer families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Furxer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Furxer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Office Clerk was the top reported job for people in the USA named Furxer. 100% of Furxer women worked as an Office Clerk. .

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

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Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Office Clerk
    100%
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Census Records

There are 21 census records available for the last name Furxer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Furxer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5 immigration records available for the last name Furxer. 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 Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Furxer. For the veterans among your Furxer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Furxer lifespan?

Between 1977 and 1990, in the United States, Furxer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Furxer in 1977 was 75, and 91 in 1990.

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