Frownfelter Family History

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Frownfelter Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Frauenfelder, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Frauenfeld. The place name is a compound probably of Middle High German vrôn ‘lord’, ‘ruler’, ‘feudal domain’ + velt ‘open country’, (later) ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Froneberger, Crownover, Ashenfelter, Gladfelter, Rockefeller

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Frownfelter Family Origin

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Frownfelter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Furniture Dealer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Frownfelter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Frownfelter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frownfelter family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frownfelter.

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Frownfelter Historical Records

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Frownfelter Life Expectancy

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