Frame Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. Black notes that ‘several persons of this name are recorded in the Commissariot Records of Campsie and of Lanark’. It is now very common in Scotland, especially around Glasgow. Jewish (of Sephardic origin): probably an Anglicized form of Ephraim.

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


Similar surnames: Frome, Prime, Cram, Fray, Fruge, Fram, Frace, Adame, Franz, Frake

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Frame Family Origin

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Frame Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Silk Weaver

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frame. A less common occupation for the Frame family was Silk Weaver. The most common Frame occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Frame's were Coal Miners.

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Frame Historical Records

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Frame Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Frame life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Frame in 1941 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frame

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