Frye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Fry. North German: variant of Frey.

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


Similar surnames: Fry, Fryer, Faye, Free, Flye, Frie, Freye, Crye, Fye, Foye

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Frye Family Origin

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Frye Family Occupations

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  • Scholar

    14%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Clerk

    5%

In 1881, Scholar, Labourer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frye. The most common Frye occupation in Canada was Scholar. 14% of Frye's were Scholars. A less common occupation for the Frye family was Clerk.

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Frye Historical Records

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Frye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Frye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Frye in 1940 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frye

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