Froning Family History

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Froning Name Meaning

German (also Fröning): patronymic from Fron, a common element of names, from Old High German frono ‘belonging to a lord’, ‘master’, hence a status name for someone in the service of a feudal lord.

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

Similar surnames: Kroening, Arning, Kraning, Kring, Rosing, Flaming, Ronning, Freking

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Froning Family Origin

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Froning Family Occupations

What did your Froning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Froning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Froning's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Froning.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming


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

Froning Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Froning. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Froning 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 175 immigration records available for the last name Froning. 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 328 military records available for the last name Froning. For the veterans among your Froning ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Froning Life Expectancy

What is the average Froning lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Froning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Froning in 1944 was 36, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Froning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Froning 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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