Frees Family History

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Frees Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Frese or German Fries, ethnic names for someone from Friesland.

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


Similar surnames: Freese, Fries, Freer, Friese, Freas, Frens, Rees, Fees, Drees, Freis

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Frees Family Origin

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Frees Family Occupations

What did your Frees ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Frees occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Frees's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    100%

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

Frees Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frees. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frees 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 Frees. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Frees. For the veterans among your Frees ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frees Life Expectancy

What is the average Frees lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Frees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Frees in 1948 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frees 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.

Famous Frees Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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