Froese Family History

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Froese Name Meaning

Eastern German (Fröse): probably a habitational name of Slavic origin from either of two places: Frohse or Frose.

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

Similar surnames: Briese, Roese, Freese, Reese, Royse, Frome, Fries, Fosse, Droege

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Froese Family Origin

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Froese Family Occupations

What did your Froese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Iron Founder and Jewelry Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froese. A less common occupation for the Froese family was Tailor. The most common Froese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Froese's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Iron Founder

  • Jewelry Store

  • Tailor


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

Froese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Froese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Froese 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Froese. 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 740 military records available for the last name Froese. For the veterans among your Froese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Froese Life Expectancy

What is the average Froese lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Froese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Froese in 1959 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Froese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Froese 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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