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Frontier Family History

Frontier Name Meaning

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

5,882 Historical Documents with Frontier on Ancestry.com
994 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,219 Military Records
33 Immigration Records
360 Census and Voter Lists
276 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Frontier Families

  • Number of Frontier families
     2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Frontier last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Frontier last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Frontier census records

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Frontier Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Frontier

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Frontier Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Frontier census records

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Military Service by Frontier

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