Frankenberger Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Frankenberger Name Meaning

German or Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Frankenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Frankenberg, Brandenberger, Rinkenberger, Freudenberger, Rothenberger

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Frankenberger Family Origin

Where is the Frankenberger family from?

Frankenberger Family Occupations

What did your Frankenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Clothing Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frankenberger. The most common Frankenberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Frankenberger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frankenberger family was Boiler Maker.

View Census data for Frankenberger | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Clothing Store

    9%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%

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

Frankenberger Historical Records

What Frankenberger family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Frankenberger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Frankenberger. 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.

View all Frankenberger immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Frankenberger military records

You've only scratched the surface of Frankenberger family history.

Frankenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Frankenberger lifespan?

Average Frankenberger life expectancy in 2004 was 82 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frankenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frankenberger 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.

Famous Frankenberger Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name