Frech Family History

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Frech Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: nickname from Middle High German vrech ‘eager’, ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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

Similar surnames: Krech, Ruch, Rech, Pech, Frisch, Drach, Fersch, Fruth, Freis, Frosch

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Frech Family Origin

Where is the Frech family from?

Frech Family Occupations

What did your Frech ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frech. A less common occupation for the Frech family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Frech occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Frech's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Frech Historical Records

What Frech family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Frech. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frech 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Frech. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Frech. For the veterans among your Frech ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frech Life Expectancy

What is the average Frech lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Frech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Frech in 1960 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frech

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frech 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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