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

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Bookkeeper

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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In 1880, Baker, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drea. 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.

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Drea Historical Records

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Drea Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2003, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drea

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