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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


Similar surnames: Freedman, Friedmann, Frieman, Fredman, Fridman, Freidman, Friedemann

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Friedman Family Origin

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Friedman Family Occupations

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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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  • Tailor

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Merchant

    4%

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Friedman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Friedman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Friedman Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Friedman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Friedman in 1940 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

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United States

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