Fruit Name Meaning

Translation of German Frucht, a nickname from Middle High German vrucht ‘fruit’, ‘child’, ‘offspring’, or possibly a Jewish ornamental name or a metonymic occupational name for a fruit grower, from German Frucht ‘fruit’. Americanized spelling of German Fruth. French: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of fruit, from fruit ‘fruit’ (Latin fructus).

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

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Fruit Family Origin

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Fruit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fruit. The most common Fruit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Fruit's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fruit family was Works On Farm.

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Fruit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Fruit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Fruit in 1950 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fruit

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