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Frownfelter Family History

Frownfelter Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Frauenfelder, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Frauenfeld. The place name is a compound probably of Middle High German vrôn ‘lord’, ‘ruler’, ‘feudal domain’ + velt ‘open country’, (later) ‘field’.

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

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1,490 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
253 Military Records
47 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Frownfelter Families

  • Number of Frownfelter families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Frownfelter Family Origin

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