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Friedrich Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements frid, fred ‘peace’ + ric ‘power’. The name was borne by a canonized 9th-century bishop of Utrecht, and was a hereditary name among the Hohenstaufen ruling family; hence its popularity in central Europe.

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


Similar surnames: Fredrick, Frederick, Dietrich, Fridrich, Diedrich, Goldrich, Heidrich

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Friedrich Family Origin

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Friedrich Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Friedrich family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friedrich. The most common Friedrich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Friedrich's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Friedrich Historical Records

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Friedrich Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Friedrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Friedrich in 1945 was 71, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

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