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 1939, Colliery Haulage Unemployed and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Drea. 25% of Drea men worked as a Colliery Haulage Unemployed and 50% of Drea women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Drea were Wire Worker Brut E M Hospit and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Haulage Unemployed
  • Pers Clerk To Gen Man W
  • Typist clerk
  • Wire Worker Brut E M Hospit

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Drea Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 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 439 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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