Frelinghuysen Family History

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Frelinghuysen Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a place called Frelinghuizen.

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

Similar surnames: Tellinghuisen, Bringhurst, Ellingsen, Bellinghausen, Lingen

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Frelinghuysen Family Origin

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Frelinghuysen Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Frelinghuysen occupation in the USA was Lawyer. 100% of Frelinghuysen's were Lawyers.

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Frelinghuysen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Frelinghuysen Life Expectancy

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