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Friesen Family Origin

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Friesen Family Occupations

What did your Friesen ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Going To School

    22%
  • Farmers Son

    5%
  • Farmer; Son

    5%

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In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friesen. The most common Friesen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 62% of Friesen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Friesen family was Farmer; Son.

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Friesen Historical Records

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Friesen Life Expectancy

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