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Fredenburg Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from either of two places called Fredeburg, in Westphalia and southeast of Hamburg.

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


Similar surnames: Vredenburg, Fredenberg, Freudenberg, Rodenburg, Bredenberg

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Fredenburg Family Origin

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Fredenburg Family Occupations

What did your Fredenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fredenburg occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Fredenburg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fredenburg family was Student. Farmer, S and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fredenburg.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • S

    18%
  • Servant

    18%
  • Student

    18%

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

Fredenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fredenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fredenburg 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fredenburg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fredenburg. For the veterans among your Fredenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fredenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Fredenburg lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fredenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Fredenburg in 1958 was 63, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fredenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fredenburg 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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