Freke Family History

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Freke Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Free, Kreke, Frede, Frere, Frese, Freye, Frake, Drake, Brake, Rake

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Freke Family Origin

Where is the Freke family from?

Freke Family Occupations

What did your Freke ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Freke family was French Polisher. Grocer, Dressmaker and Farm Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freke. The most common Freke occupation in the UK was Grocer. 13% of Freke's were Grocers.

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  • Grocer

  • Dressmaker

  • Farm Labr

  • French Polisher


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

Freke Historical Records

What Freke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Freke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freke 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 210 immigration records available for the last name Freke. 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 137 military records available for the last name Freke. For the veterans among your Freke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freke Life Expectancy

What is the average Freke lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1995, in the United States, Freke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Freke in 1968 was 24, and 70 in 1995.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freke 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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