Frier Name Meaning

English: variant of Freer 1. North German: from a reduced form of Frieder. Danish: of uncertain origin; possibly the same as 2.

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


Similar surnames: Fryer, Brier, Friel, Fries, Freer, Friar, Prier, Fried, Trier, Freier

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Frier Family Origin

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Frier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farmer Son

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Frier family was Labourer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frier. The most common Frier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Frier's were Farmers.

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Frier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Frier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Frier in 1962 was 72, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frier

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