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Froman Name Meaning

Respelling of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Fromman(n), from Fromm, with the addition of Yiddish man or German Mann ‘man’. Respelling of German Frommann, a variant of Fromm 1, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’, or of Frohmann (see Frohman).

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


Similar surnames: Frohman, Fromm, Rozman, Florman, From, Artman, Urman, Ortman, Broman

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Froman Family Origin

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Froman Family Occupations

What did your Froman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Froman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Froman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Froman family was Teamster. Farmer, Merchant and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froman.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Physician

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

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

Froman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Froman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Froman 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 Froman. 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 Froman. For the veterans among your Froman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Froman Life Expectancy

What is the average Froman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Froman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Froman in 1960 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Froman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Froman 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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