Freebairn Family History

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Freebairn Name Meaning

Scottish and English: status name from Old English freo ‘free’ + bearn ‘child’.

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

Similar surnames: Freeborn, Freeland, Freer, Freeman, Redburn, Freiman, Freedman

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Freebairn Family Origin

Where is the Freebairn family from?

Freebairn Family Occupations

What did your Freebairn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Freebairn family was Box Wk Transferer. Carter, Annuitant and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freebairn. The most common Freebairn occupation in the UK was Carter. 7% of Freebairn's were Carters.

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  • Carter

  • Annuitant

  • Boot & Shoe Maker

  • Box Wk Transferer


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

Freebairn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Freebairn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freebairn 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 656 immigration records available for the last name Freebairn. 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 193 military records available for the last name Freebairn. For the veterans among your Freebairn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freebairn Life Expectancy

What is the average Freebairn lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Freebairn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Freebairn in 1958 was 45, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freebairn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freebairn 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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