Froehlich Family History

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Froehlich Name Meaning

German (Fröhlich) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person with a cheerful temperament, from German fröhlich ‘happy’, ‘cheerful’ (a derivative of froh ‘happy’, Middle High German fro).

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


Similar surnames: Freilich, Redlich, Frohlich, Froehle, Hoeflich, Freehling, Greulich

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Froehlich Family Origin

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Froehlich Family Occupations

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  • Music Teacher

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Froehlich occupation in the USA was Music Teacher. 4% of Froehlich's were Music Teachers. A less common occupation for the Froehlich family was Butcher. Music Teacher, Tailor and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froehlich.

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Froehlich Historical Records

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Froehlich Life Expectancy

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