Fromer Family History

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Fromer Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle Low German vromer ‘hero’, ‘outstanding man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a pious man, from a noun derivative or inflected form of Fromm.

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

Similar surnames: Frommer, Fromm, Freier, Kroner, Romer, From, Roker, Frager, Bramer

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Fromer Family Origin

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Fromer Family Occupations

What did your Fromer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fromer family was Chair Maker. The most common Fromer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Fromer's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fromer.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Chair Maker


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

Fromer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Fromer Life Expectancy

What is the average Fromer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Fromer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fromer in 1962 was 73, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fromer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fromer 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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