Frame Family History

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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

What did your Frame ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Frame. 2% of Frame men worked as a General Labourer and 51% of Frame women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Frame were Electrician and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Window Cleaner
  • Builders Labourer
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid House Duties
  • Unpaid Household Duties

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

Frame Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 65,000 census records available for the last name Frame. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frame 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Frame. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Frame. For the veterans among your Frame ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frame Life Expectancy

What is the average Frame lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frame 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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