Freed Family History

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Freed Name Meaning

Jewish and German: Americanized spelling of Fried.

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

Similar surnames: Fread, Freel, Freet, Freer, Freid, Freud, Fried, Rees, Fleer, Freeh

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Freed Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Freed name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Freed. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • European Jewish


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


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Freed Family Origin

Where is the Freed family from?

Freed Family Occupations

What did your Freed ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agrce Labourer, Agricule Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freed. A less common occupation for the Freed family was Bricklayer. The most common Freed occupation in the UK was Agrce Labourer. 4% of Freed's were Agrce Labourers.

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  • Agrce Labourer

  • Agricule Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Bricklayer


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

Freed Historical Records

What Freed family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Freed. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freed 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Freed. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Freed. For the veterans among your Freed ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freed Life Expectancy

What is the average Freed lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Freed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Freed in 1944 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freed

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freed 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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