Fruin Family History

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Fruin Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Frewine, Old English Freowine, composed of the elements freo ‘free’, ‘noble’, ‘generous’ (or the rarer frea ‘lord’, ‘master’) + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Bruin, Frain, Train, Fruit, Frein, Fralin, Rubin, Fain, Rain, Brun

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Fruin Family Origin

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Fruin Family Occupations

What did your Fruin ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Contractor

    13%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Fruin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fruin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fruin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fruin. 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 Fruin. For the veterans among your Fruin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fruin Life Expectancy

What is the average Fruin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Fruin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fruin in 1962 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fruin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fruin 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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