Fruehauf Family History

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Fruehauf Name Meaning

German (Frühauf): nickname for an early riser or an industrious person, from the phrase früh auf ‘up early’.

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


Similar surnames: Frueh, Freud, Bruha, Fruth, Reukauf, Frushour, Bruehl, Grothaus, Ruef

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Fruehauf Family Origin

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Fruehauf Family Occupations

What did your Fruehauf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fruehauf family was Hatter. Carpenter, Clerk A-News Co. and Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fruehauf. The most common Fruehauf occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Fruehauf's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Clerk A-News Co.

    17%
  • Dealer

    17%
  • Hatter

    17%

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Fruehauf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fruehauf Life Expectancy

What is the average Fruehauf lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Fruehauf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Fruehauf in 1959 was 55, and 82 in 2003.

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