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Franks Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Frank.

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


Similar surnames: Frank, Franke, Frankl, Franken, Frankson, Banks, Franck, Frings

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Franks Family Origin

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Franks Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Franks family was Coal Miner. Labourer, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franks. The most common Franks occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Franks's were Labourers.

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Franks Historical Records

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Franks Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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