Friley Family History

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Friley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Freilich.

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

Similar surnames: Frailey, Fridley, Fraley, Ruley, Iley, Riney, Frickey, Filer, Bliley

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Friley Family Origin

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Friley Family Occupations

What did your Friley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricuthial Teacher and Unpaid Domestic D were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Friley. 34% of Friley men worked as an Agricuthial Teacher and 50% of Friley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic D. Some less common occupations for Americans named Friley were Old Age Pension and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricuthial Teacher
  • Folding Box Makers Machinie Nuiders Asst
  • Old Age Pension

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic D
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Friley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Friley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Friley 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 192 immigration records available for the last name Friley. 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 564 military records available for the last name Friley. For the veterans among your Friley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Friley Life Expectancy

What is the average Friley lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Friley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Friley in 1966 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Friley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Friley 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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