Friez Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of northern French Fries, a variant of Friche, a topographic name for someone who lived by fallow land, friche (from Old French fresche).

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


Similar surnames: Fries, Frier, Friesz, Kries, Fitz, Tritz, Kriz, Frees, Fietz, Friel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Friez Family Origin

Where is the Friez family from?

SHOW MORE

Friez Family Occupations

What did your Friez ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Milliner

    25%
  • Telegraph Instrument Maker

    25%
  • Works In Coal Mine

    25%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, Keeping House, Milliner and Telegraph Instrument Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Friez. The most common Friez occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Friez's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Friez family was Works In Coal Mine.

Source: Census data for Friez | Data not to scale

Friez Historical Records

What Friez family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Friez ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Friez

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Friez Life Expectancy

What is the average Friez lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Friez 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1968 and 2004, Friez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Friez in 1968 was 82, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Friez

Famous Friez Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name