Franc Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name derived from the ethnic name for a Frank. French: nickname or status name from franc ‘free’ (usually denoting a freed slave). Slovenian and Croatian (northwestern Croatia): from the personal name Franc, Slavic form of German Franz, all from Latin Franciscus (see Francis). Polish, Czech, and Slovak: from the German personal name Franz.

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


Similar surnames: Frank, Franco, France, Frano, Franko, Franz, Rank, Frana, Franca

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Franc Family Origin

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Franc Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Inn Keeper

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Morning Governess

    20%

In 1881, the most common Franc occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 20% of Franc's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Inn Keeper and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franc. A less common occupation for the Franc family was Morning Governess.

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Franc Historical Records

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Franc Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2003, Franc life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Franc in 1959 was 62, and 83 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franc

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