Franks Family History

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Franks Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Frank.

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

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Franks Family Origin

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Franks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

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Franks Historical Records

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Franks Life Expectancy

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