Frahm Family History

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Frahm Name Meaning

North German: nickname for an honorable man, from Middle High German vrum, vrom ‘noble’, ‘honorable’, ‘trustworthy’ (see Fromm).

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


Similar surnames: Fromm, Brahm, Rahm, Gram, Froom, Fraas, Fahl, Rehm, Ramm, Lahm

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Frahm Family Origin

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Frahm Family Occupations

What did your Frahm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frahm. A less common occupation for the Frahm family was Keeping House. The most common Frahm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Frahm's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Brewer

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Frahm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frahm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frahm census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Frahm. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Frahm. For the veterans among your Frahm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frahm Life Expectancy

What is the average Frahm lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Frahm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Frahm in 1944 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frahm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frahm 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.

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