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Pruett Family History

Pruett Name Meaning
French and English: variant spelling of Pruitt.

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

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69,498 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,939 Military Records
1,089 Immigration Records
48,286 Census and Voter Lists
246,187 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pruett Families

  • Number of Pruett families
     91 - 179
     31 - 90
     1 - 30
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pruett families
     26 - 50
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pruett last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Pruett Family Origin

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Pruett Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Pruett

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Pruett Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pruett census records

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Pruett Civil War Service Records

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