Fread Name Meaning

Jewish (American) or German: Americanized spelling of Fried.

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

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Fread Family Origin

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Fread Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Fish Dealer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fread family was Keeping House. The most common Fread occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Fread's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Fish Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fread.

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Fread Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Fread life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fread in 1944 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fread

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