Frothingham Family History

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Frothingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Frodingham in Lincolnshire or North Frodingham in East Yorkshire, both named as ‘homestead (Old English ham) of Frod(a)’s people’. Medieval forms in Froth- are common, possibly as a result of Scandinavian influence. The surname is not found in current English records.

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


Similar surnames: Cottingham, Nottingham, Brantingham, Whittingham, Eltringham

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Frothingham Family Origin

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Frothingham Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Frothingham family was At Home. The most common Frothingham occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Frothingham's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frothingham.

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Housekeeping

    5%
  • At Home

    4%

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Frothingham Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Frothingham ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Frothingham Life Expectancy

What is the average Frothingham lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Frothingham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Frothingham in 1963 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

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United States

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