Freas Family History

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Freas Name Meaning

Respelling of German Fries, Friess, or Friese.

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

Similar surnames: Frease, Frees, Treas, Preas, Fread, Fraas, Reas, Freis, Frels, Beas

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Freas Family Origin

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Freas Family Occupations

What did your Freas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freas. A less common occupation for the Freas family was Carpenter. The most common Freas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Freas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Freas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Freas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freas 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 421 immigration records available for the last name Freas. 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 Freas. For the veterans among your Freas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freas Life Expectancy

What is the average Freas lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Freas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Freas in 1960 was 65, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freas 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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