Froom Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Frome. German: from a short form of a personal name composed with Middle High German vrom, vrum ‘valiant’, ‘steadfast’ (see Frommelt).

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


Similar surnames: Fromm, Rook, Croom, Vroom, From, Roof, Roop, Groom, Rohm, Doom

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Froom Family Origin

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Froom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Not Given

    12%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    6%
  • Farmer Son

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Froom family was Farmer Son. The most common Froom occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Froom's were Farmers. Farmer, Not Given and Boarding House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Froom.

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Froom Historical Records

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Froom Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Froom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Froom in 1962 was 87, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Froom

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