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Frey Name Meaning

German: status name for a free man, as opposed to a bondsman or serf, in the feudal system, from Middle High German vri ‘free’, ‘independent’.

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


Similar surnames: Frei, Free, Fey, Krey, Rey, Fry, Prey, Brey, Treu, Urey

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Frey Family Origin

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Frey Family Occupations

What did your Frey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Baker and Commercial Clerk Ale & Porters Stores were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frey. A less common occupation for the Frey family was Draper Employ 3 Men. The most common Frey occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Frey's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Commercial Clerk Ale & Porters Stores

    6%
  • Draper Employ 3 Men

    6%

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

Frey Historical Records

What Frey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Frey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Frey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Frey. 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 Frey. For the veterans among your Frey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frey Life Expectancy

What is the average Frey lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Frey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Frey in 1944 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frey 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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