Farrenkopf Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Farrenkopf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a reckless or clumsy man, from Middle High German, Middle Low German var(r)e ‘steer’, ‘bullock’ + kopf ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Pagenkopf, Farren, Fahrenholz, Hartkopf, Fahrenkrug, Rehkopf

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Farrenkopf Family Origin

Where is the Farrenkopf family from?

SHOW MORE

Farrenkopf Family Occupations

What did your Farrenkopf ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Farrenkopf ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Baker

    17%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Farrenkopf family was Keeps House. The most common Farrenkopf occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Farrenkopf's were Bakers. Baker, Barber and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrenkopf.

Source: Census data for Farrenkopf | Data not to scale

Farrenkopf Historical Records

What Farrenkopf family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Farrenkopf ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Farrenkopf

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Farrenkopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Farrenkopf lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farrenkopf ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Farrenkopf Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name