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Frayer Name Meaning

Variant of English Freer or Americanized form of French Frere.

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


Similar surnames: Grayer, Fayer, Fryer, Brayer, Frater, Cryer, Rayer, Fraser, Graver

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Frayer Family Origin

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Frayer Family Occupations

What did your Frayer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Frayer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Frayer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frayer family was Carpenter. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frayer.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • School

    17%
  • Servant

    13%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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

Frayer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Frayer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Frayer Life Expectancy

What is the average Frayer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Frayer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Frayer in 1953 was 82, and 74 in 2004.

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