Frazier Family History

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Frazier Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish Fraser.

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

Similar surnames: Frasier, Frazer, Frasher, Frashier, Braziel, Fraser, Brazier, Fraiser

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Frazier Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Frazier name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Frazier. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Frazier Family Origin

Where is the Frazier family from?

Frazier Family Occupations

What did your Frazier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frazier. The most common Frazier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Frazier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Frazier family was Bottler.

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  • Farmer

  • Servant

  • Son

  • Bottler


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

Frazier Historical Records

What Frazier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 253,000 census records available for the last name Frazier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frazier 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Frazier. 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 66,000 military records available for the last name Frazier. For the veterans among your Frazier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frazier Life Expectancy

What is the average Frazier lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Frazier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Frazier in 1941 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frazier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frazier 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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