Fricke Family History

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Fricke Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Frick.

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

Similar surnames: Fricker, Frickey, Frick, Ricke, Ficke, Brickel, Bricker, Triche

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Fricke Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Fricke name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Fricke. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Fricke Family Origin

Where is the Fricke family from?

Fricke Family Occupations

What did your Fricke ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fricke occupation in the UK was Annuitant ((Gentleman)). 25% of Fricke's were Annuitant ((Gentleman))s. A less common occupation for the Fricke family was Retired House Agent. Annuitant ((Gentleman)), Furrier and Hairdresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fricke.

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  • Annuitant ((Gentleman))

  • Furrier

  • Hairdresser

  • Retired House Agent


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fricke ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fricke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Fricke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fricke 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Fricke. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Fricke. For the veterans among your Fricke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fricke Life Expectancy

What is the average Fricke lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fricke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1955. The average life expectancy for Fricke in 1955 was 83, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fricke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fricke 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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