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Defrates Name Meaning

Variant of Portuguese De Freitas. This surname was also taken to India by Portuguese colonists.

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


Similar surnames: Fratus, Defrain, Deshaies, Defrees, Debates, Deramo, Dewaters

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Defrates Family Origin

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Defrates Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Defrates occupation in the UK was Cellarman Wine Trade. 33% of Defrates's were Cellarman Wine Trades. Cellarman Wine Trade and Optical Glass Worker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Defrates. A less common occupation for the Defrates family was Railway Fireman (Engine).

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  • Cellarman Wine Trade

    33%
  • Optical Glass Worker

    33%
  • Railway Fireman (Engine)

    33%

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Defrates Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Defrates. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Defrates 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Defrates. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Defrates. For the veterans among your Defrates ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Defrates Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Defrates life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Defrates in 1944 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Defrates 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.

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