Freel Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English freil, frel(i)e ‘frail’, ‘weak’. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Friel 2.

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


Similar surnames: Freer, Free, Creel, Freed, Greek, Freet, Skeel, Fresh, Kreul, Freis

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Freel Family Origin

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Freel Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Coal-Miner

    6%
  • Pit Labourer

    6%

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Coal-Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freel. A less common occupation for the Freel family was Pit Labourer. The most common Freel occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Freel's were Labourers.

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Freel Historical Records

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Freel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Freel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Freel in 1948 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freel

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