Freeby Family History

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Freeby Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant spelling of Friby, a habitational name from either of two places in Yorkshire: Firby in Westow or Firby in Bedale .

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


Similar surnames: Free, Freeny, Irby, Greely, Creecy, Beeby, Frisby, Freel, Freer

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Freeby Family Origin

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Freeby Family Occupations

What did your Freeby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Freeby. 18% of Freeby men worked as a Farmer and 56% of Freeby women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Freeby were Blacksmiths Hammerman (heavy Worker and Domestic Service

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Builders Labourer Retired
    9%
  • Assistant Baker
    5%
  • Blacksmiths Hammerman (heavy Worker
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    56%
  • Household Duties
    12%
  • Domestic Duties Unpa
    6%
  • Domestic Service
    6%

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

Freeby Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Freeby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freeby 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 110 immigration records available for the last name Freeby. 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 304 military records available for the last name Freeby. For the veterans among your Freeby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freeby Life Expectancy

What is the average Freeby lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Freeby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Freeby in 1953 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freeby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freeby 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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