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Prejean Family History

Prejean Name Meaning
French: topographic name from pré de Jean, ‘John’s meadow’.

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

135,278 Historical Documents with Prejean on Ancestry
9,138 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,432 Military Records
221 Immigration Records
4,865 Census and Voter Lists
119,622 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Prejean Families

  • Number of Prejean families
     55 - 107
     19 - 54
     1 - 18
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Prejean families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Prejean last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Prejean census records

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Prejean Family Origin

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Prejean Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Prejean

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Prejean Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Prejean census records

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Prejean Civil War Service Records

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