Drea Family History

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Drea Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Americanized form of Ó Draoi (see Drew).

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


Similar surnames: Drew, Dea, Rea, Crea, Brew, Dean, Cree, Diem, Duet, Dyer

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Drea Family Origin

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Drea Family Occupations

What did your Drea ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Drea occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Drea's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Drea family was Farmer. Baker, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drea.

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Bookkeeper

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Drea Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Drea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drea 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 Drea. 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 Drea. For the veterans among your Drea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drea Life Expectancy

What is the average Drea lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Drea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Drea in 1960 was 34, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drea

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drea 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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