Frate Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Frate Name Meaning

Italian: from an appellative derived from frate ‘brother’, ‘friar’ (Latin frater ‘brother’).

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

Similar surnames: Frater, Prete, Fonte, Fiato, Bratt, Bratz, Fratto, Pratz, Kratz

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Frate Family Origin

Where is the Frate family from?

Frate Family Occupations

What did your Frate ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Frate occupation in the UK was Independent. 50% of Frate's were Independents. Independent and Waistcoatmaker (Tailor) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Frate.

View Census data for Frate | Data not to scale

  • Independent

  • Waistcoatmaker (Tailor)


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

Frate Historical Records

What Frate family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Frate. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frate census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Frate

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Frate. 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.

View all Frate immigration records

Draft Card

There are 403 military records available for the last name Frate. For the veterans among your Frate ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Frate military records

You've only scratched the surface of Frate family history.

Frate Life Expectancy

What is the average Frate lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Frate life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Frate in 1955 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frate

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frate 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.

Look up another name