Frees Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Frese or German Fries, ethnic names for someone from Friesland.

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


Similar surnames: Freese, Fries, Freer, Friese, Freas, Frens, Rees, Fees, Drees, Freis

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Frees Family Origin

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Frees Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    33%
  • Clothier (Tailor)

    33%
  • Ships Steward

    33%

In 1881, the most common Frees occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 33% of Frees's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Frees family was Ships Steward. Annuitant and Clothier (Tailor) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Frees.

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Frees Historical Records

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Frees Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Frees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Frees in 1948 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frees

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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