Fondren Family History

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Fondren Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vondran, variant of Vorndran, a nickname meaning ‘ahead of all’.

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


Similar surnames: Condren, Linden, Foren, Hendren, Fandrey, Faden, Endres, Olden

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Fondren Family Origin

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Fondren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    38%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Miller

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Fondren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Fondren's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fondren family was Miller. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fondren.

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Fondren Historical Records

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Fondren Life Expectancy

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