Frenkel Family History

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Frenkel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Frankel.

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


Similar surnames: Fraenkel, Frankel, Rendel, Finkel, Franken, Frankl, Krengel, Henzel

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Frenkel Family Origin

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Frenkel Family Occupations

What did your Frenkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk In Store, Commission Merchant and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frenkel. The most common Frenkel occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 17% of Frenkel's were Clerk In Stores. A less common occupation for the Frenkel family was Liquor Merchant.

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  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Commission Merchant

    17%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    17%
  • Liquor Merchant

    17%

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

Frenkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frenkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frenkel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Frenkel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Frenkel. For the veterans among your Frenkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frenkel Life Expectancy

What is the average Frenkel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Frenkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Frenkel in 1957 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frenkel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frenkel 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 Frenkel Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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