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Freire Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: occupational name for a friar, or a nickname for a pious person or someone employed at a monastery, from Latin frater ‘brother’.

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


Similar surnames: Fraire, Freer, Feige, Freyre, Reise, Frate, Freije, Freis, Free

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Freire Family Origin

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Freire Family Occupations

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Freire Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Freire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freire 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Freire. 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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Freire Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Freire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Freire in 1956 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

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