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Friedman Name Meaning

Respelling of South German and Swiss Friedmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Fried.

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

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Friedman Family Origin

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Friedman Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Merchant

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Friedman family was Merchant. The most common Friedman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 8% of Friedman's were Tailors. Tailor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friedman.

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Friedman Life Expectancy

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