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Frankfort Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from either of the German cities of Frankfurt an der Oder or Frankfurt am Main.

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


Similar surnames: Frankford, Frankart, Sandfort, Franko, Brandhorst, Frankel

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Frankfort Family Origin

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Frankfort Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Frankfort occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Frankfort's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frankfort family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frankfort.

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Frankfort Life Expectancy

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