Froberg Family History

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Froberg Name Meaning

North German: habitational name for someone from Frohburg, Saxony (also recorded as Froberg, in the 16th century). North German: possibly from the female personal name Froburg (recorded in the 13th century in Hamburg). Danish (Frøberg): habitational name from a place called Frøbjerg. Anglicized form of Swedish Fröberga, habitational name from any of several places in Sweden of this name (either from frö ‘fertile’, ‘rich’, or from the name of the goddess Fröja), or possibly an ornamental name from the same elements.

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

Similar surnames: Roberg, Freberg, Friberg, Boberg, Grober, Hoberg, Broberg, Kronberg

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Froberg Family Origin

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Froberg Family Occupations

What did your Froberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Froberg.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Froberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 542 military records available for the last name Froberg. For the veterans among your Froberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Froberg Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Froberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Froberg in 1963 was 89, and 77 in 2004.

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