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Praster Family History

Praster Name Meaning

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

5,302 Historical Documents with Praster on Ancestry.com
1,751 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
125 Military Records
108 Immigration Records
2,136 Census and Voter Lists
1,182 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Praster Families

  • Number of Praster families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Praster families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Praster last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Praster census records

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Praster Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Praster families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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

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Praster Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Praster families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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 Praster

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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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Praster Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Praster census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Praster ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Praster Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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