Frownfelter Family History

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Frownfelter Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Frauenfelder, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Frauenfeld. The place name is a compound probably of Middle High German vrôn ‘lord’, ‘ruler’, ‘feudal domain’ + velt ‘open country’, (later) ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Froneberger, Crownover, Ashenfelter, Gladfelter, Rockefeller

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Frownfelter Family Origin

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Frownfelter Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frownfelter. A less common occupation for the Frownfelter family was Laborer. The most common Frownfelter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Frownfelter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Furniture Dealer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Frownfelter Historical Records

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Frownfelter Life Expectancy

What is the average Frownfelter lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Frownfelter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Frownfelter in 1955 was 69, and 82 in 2004.

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