Francom Family History

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Francom Name Meaning

English (chiefly Bristol): status name from the Anglo-Norman French feudal term franchomme ‘free man’ (see Free), composed of the elements franc ‘free’ (see Frank 2) + homme ‘man’ (Latin homo). The spelling has been altered as the result of folk etymological association with the common English place name endings -combe and -ham.

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

Similar surnames: Franco, Franc, Francis, France, Raco, Ranson, Franko, Frances, Ransom

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Francom Family Origin

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Francom Family Occupations

What did your Francom ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Francom occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 8% of Francom's were Bootmakers. A less common occupation for the Francom family was Coachman (D). Bootmaker, Cabinet Maker and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Francom.

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  • Bootmaker

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carman

  • Coachman (D)


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

Francom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Francom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Francom 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 231 immigration records available for the last name Francom. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 275 military records available for the last name Francom. For the veterans among your Francom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Francom Life Expectancy

What is the average Francom lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Francom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Francom in 1962 was 60, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Francom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Francom 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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