Frotheringham Family History

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Frotheringham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Fotheringham, Frothingham, Rotherham, Eltringham, Nottingham

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Frotheringham Family Origin

Where is the Frotheringham family from?

Frotheringham Family Occupations

What did your Frotheringham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Frotheringham occupation in the USA was Bank Cashier. 50% of Frotheringham's were Bank Cashiers. Bank Cashier and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Frotheringham.

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  • Bank Cashier

  • Carpenter


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

Frotheringham Historical Records

What Frotheringham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Frotheringham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frotheringham 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Frotheringham. 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 5 military records available for the last name Frotheringham. For the veterans among your Frotheringham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frotheringham Life Expectancy

What is the average Frotheringham lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frotheringham 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frotheringham

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