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De Fries Family Origin

Where is the De Fries family from?

De Fries Family Occupations

What did your De Fries ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common De Fries occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of De Fries's were Farmers. Farmer, Gardener and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Fries. A less common occupation for the De Fries family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Gardener

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Painter

    13%

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

De Fries Historical Records

What De Fries family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Fries. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Fries census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for De Fries

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Fries. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 De Fries. For the veterans among your De Fries ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Fries Life Expectancy

What is the average De Fries lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2001, in the United States, De Fries life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for De Fries in 1958 was 56, and 79 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Fries

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Fries 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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