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Freese Name Meaning

North German form of Fries 1. Dutch: variant of Frese. English: metonymic occupational name for a weaver of frieze, a coarse woolen cloth with a thick nap, Old French frise.

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


Similar surnames: Frees, Reese, Frese, Breese, Friese, Beese, Freise, Feese, Drees

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Freese Family Origin

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Freese Family Occupations

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  • Exchange & Dese Broker

    11%
  • Graduate Tutor & Literary

    11%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    11%
  • Major Genrl Madras Infty Active List

    11%

In 1881, the most common Freese occupation in the UK was Exchange & Dese Broker. 11% of Freese's were Exchange & Dese Brokers. Exchange & Dese Broker, Graduate Tutor & Literary and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freese. A less common occupation for the Freese family was Major Genrl Madras Infty Active List.

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Freese Historical Records

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Freese Life Expectancy

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