Frye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Fry. North German: variant of Frey.

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


Similar surnames: Fry, Fryer, Faye, Free, Flye, Frie, Freye, Crye, Fye, Foye

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Frye Family Origin

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Frye Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    8%
  • Professor Of Music

    8%
  • Accountant

    4%
  • Accountant Marine Insurance

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Frye family was Accountant Marine Insurance. The most common Frye occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 8% of Frye's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Professor Of Music and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Frye.

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Frye Historical Records

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Frye Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Frye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Frye in 1940 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frye

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