Freni Family History

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Freni Name Meaning

Southern Italian: patronymic or plural form of Freno, a nickname from Calabrian freno ‘hay’ (Italian fieno, from Latin fenum).

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

Similar surnames: Renzi, Frenz, Wren, Kren, Ferenc, Frano, Franz, Forni, Fredo, Friend

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Freni Family Origin

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Freni Family Occupations

What did your Freni ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Freni. 12% of Freni men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Freni women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Freni were Barber and Bookeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Barber

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Operator
  • Art Teacher
  • Bookeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Freni Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 573 census records available for the last name Freni. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freni 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 508 immigration records available for the last name Freni. 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 202 military records available for the last name Freni. For the veterans among your Freni ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freni Life Expectancy

What is the average Freni lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Freni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Freni in 1964 was 76, and 72 in 2004.

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