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Ferris Genealogy & History

Ferris is an English and Irish name, anglicized from the Old Gaelic O'Fearghusa, meaning son of the vigorous or forceful man. Fergus itself was a common name, though not among monarchs, and was found in great numbers in Ulster, in northeast Ireland, along with this surname. Ferris family history enters the books with the record of a man named only Ferris, noted in the Census of County Kerry in 1586. Ferris genealogy includes quite a few renowned people, such as Ferris wheel inventor George Ferris, historical painter Jean Ferris, and award-winning science writer and professor Timothy Ferris.


Ferris Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Ferris-- --, 1890October ,1964OH
Barbara Ferris-- --, 1914September 6,2007NY
Caeser Ferris-- --, 1899February ,1972MA
Dagmar Ferris-- --, 1878April ,1968NY

Ferris Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Ferris-- --, 1923May 15,2001Great Barrington,MA
Faith Ferris-- --, 1918March 14,2000Morris,IL
Gail Ferris-- --, 1949May 6,2002Mount Pleasant,MI
H Curtis Ferris-- --, 1913October 27,1991Litchfield,CT

Ferris Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Brian FerrisAmy WheelessSeptember 13,2008Wake, NC
Earl FerrisBetty PallazolaJanuary 16,2000Bexar, TX
Glenn FerrisMichele MosserDecember 4,1987Wake, NC
John FerrisDoris JacksonFebruary 10,1986Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Ferris

1300th: Koehler1301st: Franco
1302nd: Stiles1303rd: Bland
1304th: Jewell1305th: Gallegos
1306th: Sykes1307th: Winn
1308th: Neely1309th: Ho

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