Frias Name Meaning

Spanish (Frías) and Portuguese: habitational name from any of various places, for example in the provinces of Burgos and Teruel, so called from the feminine plural form of the adjective frío ‘cold’ (Latin frigidus); a noun such as aguas ‘waters’ or fuentes ‘springs’ has been lost.

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


Similar surnames: Trias, Farias, Ribas, Rios, Fries, Urias, Arias, Rivas, Bias, Ris

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Frias Family Origin

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Frias Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Fisherman

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Frias occupation in the USA was Baker. 10% of Frias's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Frias family was Fisherman. Baker, Farm Hand and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frias.

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Frias Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Frias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Frias in 1949 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frias

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