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Fruit Name Meaning

Translation of German Frucht, a nickname from Middle High German vrucht ‘fruit’, ‘child’, ‘offspring’, or possibly a Jewish ornamental name or a metonymic occupational name for a fruit grower, from German Frucht ‘fruit’. Americanized spelling of German Fruth. French: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of fruit, from fruit ‘fruit’ (Latin fructus).

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


Similar surnames: Fruits, Brust, Fait, Faust, Fluitt, Frueh, Stuit, Kruis, Feit, Bruin

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Fruit Family Origin

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Fruit Family Occupations

What did your Fruit ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fruit occupation in Canada was Barber. 67% of Fruit's were Barbers. Barber and Barberess were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fruit.

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  • Barber

    67%
  • Barberess

    33%

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

Fruit Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fruit Life Expectancy

What is the average Fruit lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Fruit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Fruit in 1950 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fruit 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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