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Froberg Name Meaning

North German: habitational name for someone from Frohburg, Saxony (also recorded as Froberg, in the 16th century). North German: possibly from the female personal name Froburg (recorded in the 13th century in Hamburg). Danish (Frøberg): habitational name from a place called Frøbjerg. Anglicized form of Swedish Fröberga, habitational name from any of several places in Sweden of this name (either from frö ‘fertile’, ‘rich’, or from the name of the goddess Fröja), or possibly an ornamental name from the same elements.

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

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Froberg Family Origin

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Froberg Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Blacksmith And Wheelright

    13%
  • Carpet Wever

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

In 1880, Carpenter, Blacksmith And Wheelright and Carpet Wever were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froberg. The most common Froberg occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Froberg's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Froberg family was Farmer.

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Froberg Life Expectancy

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