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Prado Family History

Prado Name Meaning
Spanish, Galician, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places in Spain (especially in Galicia) and Portugal named or named with Prado, from prado ‘meadow’ (from Latin pratum).

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

286,804 Historical Documents with Prado on Ancestry.com
240,640 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,161 Military Records
10,625 Immigration Records
16,021 Census and Voter Lists
17,357 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Prado Families

  • Number of Prado families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Prado last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Prado last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Prado census records

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Prado Family Origin

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Prado Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Prado

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Prado Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Prado census records

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Prado Civil War Service Records

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