14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Frias Family History

Frias Name Meaning
Spanish (Frías) and Portuguese: habitational name from any of various places, for example in the provinces of Burgos and Teruel, so called from the feminine plural form of the adjective frío ‘cold’ (Latin frigidus); a noun such as aguas ‘waters’ or fuentes ‘springs’ has been lost.

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

168,828 Historical Documents with Frias on Ancestry.com
140,600 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,060 Military Records
5,615 Immigration Records
13,919 Census and Voter Lists
7,634 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Frias Families

  • Number of Frias families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Frias families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Frias families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Frias census records

You can see how Frias families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Frias census records >

Frias Family Origin

Click on a place to view Frias immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Frias families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Frias immigration records >

Frias Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Frias immigration records

You can find out when most of the Frias families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Frias immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Frias

Click on a circle in the chart to view Frias birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your 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.

View all Frias ancestors in the SSDI

Frias Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Frias census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Frias ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Frias census records >

Military Service by Frias

Did the Friases fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

Message Board about Frias 37 Threads, 81 Messages

Look up another family name
×