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Freudenberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Freude ‘joy’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places named Freudenberg, from Middle High German vreude ‘joy’ + berc ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Bredenberg, Fredenberg, Frankenberg, Freudenberger, Seidenberg

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Freudenberg Family Origin

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Freudenberg Family Occupations

What did your Freudenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Freudenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Freudenberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Brewer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freudenberg. A less common occupation for the Freudenberg family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Brewer

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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Freudenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Freudenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Freudenberg lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Freudenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Freudenberg in 1950 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freudenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freudenberg 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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