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Prada Family History

Prada Name Meaning
Catalan and Galician: habitational name from Prada de Conflent, in northern Catalonia, or any other places in Catalonia and in Galicia named Prada, so named from Catalan prada or a variant of Galician prado ‘meadow’ (Latin pratum).Northern Italian: habitational name from any of numerous places in northern Italy called Prada, from a variant of Prata, cognate with 1 above.

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

25,059 Historical Documents with Prada on Ancestry.com
18,721 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
264 Military Records
1,428 Immigration Records
2,059 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Prada Families

  • Number of Prada families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Prada families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Prada last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Prada census records

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Prada Family Origin

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Prada Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Prada

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Prada Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Prada census records

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Prada Civil War Service Records

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