Frisk Family History

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Frisk Name Meaning

Danish and Swedish: from Frisk, a byname meaning ‘healthy’.

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

Similar surnames: Friese, Fink, Frith, Brisk, Prisk, Friske, Risk, Rist, Fick, Frack

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Frisk Family Origin

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Frisk Family Occupations

What did your Frisk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Frisk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Frisk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frisk family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frisk.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works On Farm


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

Frisk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Frisk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frisk 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Frisk. 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 Frisk. For the veterans among your Frisk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frisk Life Expectancy

What is the average Frisk lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Frisk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Frisk in 1956 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frisk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frisk 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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