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Frenier Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived where there was an abundance of ash trees, from a derivative of French frêne ‘ash tree’ (Old French fresne).

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


Similar surnames: Chenier, Prunier, Crevier, Revier, Fenner, Granier, Freer, Krenzer

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Frenier Family Origin

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Frenier Family Occupations

What did your Frenier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Frenier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Frenier's were Laborers. Laborer, Blacksmith and Bloomer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frenier. A less common occupation for the Frenier family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Bloomer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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Frenier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frenier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frenier 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Frenier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Frenier. For the veterans among your Frenier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frenier Life Expectancy

What is the average Frenier lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Frenier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Frenier in 1959 was 42, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frenier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frenier 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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