Frings Family History

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Frings Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Severin (see Frink).

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

Similar surnames: Krings, Rings, Frink, Triggs, Frans, Frigo, Ring, Dring, Bring, Ringe

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Frings Family Origin

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Frings Family Occupations

What did your Frings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Frings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Frings's were Farmers. Farmer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Frings. A less common occupation for the Frings family was Physician.

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  • Farmer

  • Machinist

  • Physician


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

Frings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Frings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frings 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 617 immigration records available for the last name Frings. 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 Frings. For the veterans among your Frings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frings Life Expectancy

What is the average Frings lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Frings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Frings in 1965 was 74, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frings 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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