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Friedman Name Meaning

Respelling of South German and Swiss Friedmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Fried.

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


Similar surnames: Freedman, Friedmann, Frieman, Fredman, Fridman, Freidman, Friedemann

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Friedman Family Origin

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Friedman Family Occupations

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  • Trader

    29%
  • Cutter

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Jeweller

    14%

In 1881, Trader, Cutter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friedman. The most common Friedman occupation in Canada was Trader. 29% of Friedman's were Traders. A less common occupation for the Friedman family was Jeweller.

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Friedman Life Expectancy

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