Frizzell Family History

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Frizzell Name Meaning

nickname for someone who affected an ornate style of dress, from Old French frisel, fresel ‘decoration’, ‘ribbon’, ‘tassel’, ‘fringe’ (a diminutive of frese, of Germanic origin). Anglicized form of Friseal, Scottish Gaelic form of Fraser.

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


Similar surnames: Grizzell, Riddell, Grizzle, Uzzell, Friebel, Ritzel, Crispell

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Frizzell Family Origin

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Frizzell Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    33%
  • Labourer

    19%
  • School

    14%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1881, Going To School, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frizzell. A less common occupation for the Frizzell family was Cooper. The most common Frizzell occupation in Canada was Going To School. 33% of Frizzell's were Going To Schools.

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Frizzell Historical Records

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Frizzell Life Expectancy

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