When Rachel Froman was born about 1757, in Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Captain John Paul Froman Jr, was 24 and her mother, Mary McCarty, was 20. She married Patrick McGee about 1780, in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She died in 1845, in Spencer, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 89.
Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Fromman or Frommann, from Fromm , with the addition of Yiddish man or German Mann ‘man’.
Americanized form of German Frohmann (see Frohman ) or of its cognate Frommann.
In some cases possibly also an altered form of Dutch Vroman .