Frazer Family History

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Frazer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Fraser, associated chiefly with northern Ireland.

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

Similar surnames: Frazier, Fraizer, Craner, Fraser, Frazee, Bazer, Feazel, Raper

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Frazer Family Origin

Where is the Frazer family from?

Frazer Family Occupations

What did your Frazer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Frazer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Frazer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frazer family was School. Farmer, Labourer and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frazer.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Going To School

  • School


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

Frazer Historical Records

What Frazer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 119,000 census records available for the last name Frazer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frazer 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 18,000 immigration records available for the last name Frazer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 17,000 military records available for the last name Frazer. For the veterans among your Frazer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frazer Life Expectancy

What is the average Frazer lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Frazer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Frazer in 1940 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frazer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frazer 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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