Father Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Father Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Father family

Profession Census Frequency
Female Servant 2
Inmate 2
Miner 1
Male Servant 1
Governess 1
Factory Labourer 1
Independent 1
Sail Maker 1
Seal Maker Apprentice 1
Soldier 1
Agricultural Labourer 1
Labourer 1
Joiner Bone Miner 1
Sawyer 1
Woodman 1
Inmate Charwoman 1
Nurse 1

Father Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Feather 86% 10,955
2 Father 100% 528
3 Fether 83% 248
4 Fither 83% 215

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The surname Father is the 2nd most popular variant of Feather.

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