Fred Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from fred ‘peace’.

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

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Fred Family Origin

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Fred Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

In 1880, the most common Fred occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Fred's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fred family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fred.

Source: Census data for Fred | Data not to scale

Fred Historical Records

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Fred Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Fred life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fred in 1953 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fred

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