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Freiman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German frei ‘free’ + Mann ‘man’. German (Freimann): status name in the feudal system for a free man as opposed to a bondman or serf (see Freier).

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

Similar surnames: Freyman, Freidman, Fredman, Reitman, Froman, Frohman, Freitag

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Freiman Family Origin

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Freiman Family Occupations

What did your Freiman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Boarding House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freiman. The most common Freiman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Freiman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Freiman family was Brewer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Boarding House Keeper

  • Brewer


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

Freiman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Freiman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freiman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Freiman. 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 707 military records available for the last name Freiman. For the veterans among your Freiman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freiman Life Expectancy

What is the average Freiman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Freiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Freiman in 1949 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freiman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freiman 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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