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Fried Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish frid ‘peace’. Compare modern German Friede, which was sometimes chosen as a translation of the Hebrew personal name Shlomo, whose root letters are the same as those of shalom ‘peace’ (see Solomon), although in most cases it is simply an ornamental name. German: from a short form of the personal name Friedrich.

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

Similar surnames: Frid, Ried, Freud, Fries, Friedl, Rief, Friede, Trier, Fred, Friend

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Fried Family Origin

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Fried Family Occupations

What did your Fried ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Fried. 15% of Fried men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Fried women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fried were Dealer and Sectary

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Mothers Farm
  • Clerk
  • Dealer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Boarder
  • Paper Box
  • Sectary

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

Fried Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Fried. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fried 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 33,000 immigration records available for the last name Fried. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Fried. For the veterans among your Fried ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fried Life Expectancy

What is the average Fried lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Fried life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Fried in 1949 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

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