Froh Family History

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Froh Name Meaning

German: perhaps a shortened form of any of a number of compound names formed with Froh-, from Middle High German vrô ‘cheerful, happy’.

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

Similar surnames: Frohn, Kroh, Groh, Roh, Eroh, From, Rod, Krob, Frech, Krohn

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Froh Family Origin

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Froh Family Occupations

What did your Froh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Froh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Froh's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froh. A less common occupation for the Froh family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter

  • Day Laborer


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

Froh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Froh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Froh 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 656 immigration records available for the last name Froh. 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 Froh. For the veterans among your Froh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Froh Life Expectancy

What is the average Froh lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Froh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Froh in 1957 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Froh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Froh 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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