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Friske Name Meaning

German: presumably a derivative of Fries, perhaps related to Friesecke.

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


Similar surnames: Fricke, Briske, Friese, Frickey, Rike, Freise, Riske, Proske, Fenske

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Friske Family Origin

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Friske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Brass Finisher

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk In Freight Office

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Friske family was Clerk In Freight Office. Farmer, Brass Finisher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friske. The most common Friske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Friske's were Farmers.

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Friske Life Expectancy

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