Friedli Family History

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Friedli Name Meaning

Swiss German: from a pet form of the personal name Friedrich.

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

Similar surnames: Friedl, Friedline, Frieder, Fried, Friedlein, Friel, Friedly, Friedel

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Friedli Family Origin

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Friedli Family Occupations

What did your Friedli ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Friedli occupation in the USA was Confectioner. 33% of Friedli's were Confectioners. A less common occupation for the Friedli family was Work In Flouring Mill. Confectioner and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Friedli.

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  • Confectioner

  • Shoemaker

  • Work In Flouring Mill


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Friedli Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Friedli Life Expectancy

What is the average Friedli lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Friedli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Friedli in 1957 was 73, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Friedli 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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