Frear Family History

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Frear Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Freer.

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

Similar surnames: Friar, Fryar, Freer, Grear, Fearn, Breer, Frere, Rear, Gear, Fread

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Frear Family Origin

Where is the Frear family from?

Frear Family Occupations

What did your Frear ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Frear family was Joiner. Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frear. The most common Frear occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Frear's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Joiner


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

Frear Historical Records

What Frear family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Frear. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frear 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Frear. 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 Frear. For the veterans among your Frear ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frear Life Expectancy

What is the average Frear lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Frear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Frear in 1957 was 34, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frear

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frear 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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