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Friedlander Name Meaning

German (also Friedländer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Friedland, or a Jewish ornamental name from the elements Friede ‘peace’ and Land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Friedland, Lander, Redlinger, Mailander, Sealander, Oberlander

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Friedlander Family Origin

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Friedlander Family Occupations

What did your Friedlander ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Boot Maker, Cab Proprietor and Fancy Goods Importer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friedlander. The most common Friedlander occupation in the UK was Boot Maker. 10% of Friedlander's were Boot Makers. A less common occupation for the Friedlander family was Forwarding Shipping Agent.

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  • Boot Maker

    10%
  • Cab Proprietor

    10%
  • Fancy Goods Importer

    10%
  • Forwarding Shipping Agent

    10%

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

Friedlander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Friedlander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Friedlander census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Friedlander

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Friedlander. 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 Friedlander. For the veterans among your Friedlander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Friedlander Life Expectancy

What is the average Friedlander lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Friedlander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Friedlander in 1951 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Friedlander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Friedlander 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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