Frisch Family History

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Frisch Name Meaning

German and Scandinavian: from a medieval personal name, a pet form of Friedrich. See also Fritz. German: nickname for someone who was handsome, cheerful, or energetic, Middle High German vrisch. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or nickname from modern German frisch, Yiddish frish ‘fresh’.

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


Similar surnames: Fisch, Risch, Frosch, Frasch, Krisch, Kresch, Raisch, Fersch, Rusch

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Frisch Family Origin

Where is the Frisch family from?

Frisch Family Occupations

What did your Frisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Frisch. 70% of Frisch men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    70%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • None Roller
    10%
  • Puloarrizes
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Frisch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Frisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frisch 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Frisch. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Frisch. For the veterans among your Frisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Frisch lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Frisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Frisch in 1950 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frisch 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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