Freiburger Family History

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Freiburger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Freiburg, named with Middle High German vri ‘free’, ‘independent’ + burg ‘castle’, ‘fortified town’.

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

Similar surnames: Freiberger, Freiberg, Heimburger, Burger, Neuburger, Reisinger

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Freiburger Family Origin

Where is the Freiburger family from?

Freiburger Family Occupations

What did your Freiburger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Freiburger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Freiburger's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freiburger. A less common occupation for the Freiburger family was Cigar Macer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Macer


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

Freiburger Historical Records

What Freiburger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Freiburger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freiburger 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Freiburger. 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 826 military records available for the last name Freiburger. For the veterans among your Freiburger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freiburger Life Expectancy

What is the average Freiburger lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Freiburger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Freiburger in 1959 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freiburger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freiburger 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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