Frech Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: nickname from Middle High German vrech ‘eager’, ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Krech, Ruch, Rech, Pech, Frisch, Drach, Fersch, Fruth, Freis, Frosch

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Frech Family Origin

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Frech Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Saloon Keeper

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Frech family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Frech occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Frech's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frech.

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Frech Historical Records

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Frech Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Frech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Frech in 1960 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frech

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