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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

What did your Frankfort ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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Frankfort Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frankfort. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frankfort 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Frankfort. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Frankfort. For the veterans among your Frankfort ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frankfort Life Expectancy

What is the average Frankfort lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Frankfort life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Frankfort in 1964 was 87, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frankfort

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frankfort 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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