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Friedrich Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements frid, fred ‘peace’ + ric ‘power’. The name was borne by a canonized 9th-century bishop of Utrecht, and was a hereditary name among the Hohenstaufen ruling family; hence its popularity in central Europe.

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


Similar surnames: Fredrick, Frederick, Dietrich, Fridrich, Diedrich, Goldrich, Heidrich

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Friedrich Family Origin

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Friedrich Family Occupations

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  • Artists Painter

    33%
  • Manufacturers Agent

    33%
  • Pork Butcher

    33%

In 1881, Artists Painter and Manufacturers Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Friedrich. The most common Friedrich occupation in the UK was Artists Painter. 33% of Friedrich's were Artists Painters. A less common occupation for the Friedrich family was Pork Butcher.

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Famous Friedrich Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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