Prause Family History

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Prause Name Meaning

variant spelling of Brause. variant of Prauss, habitational name from any of various eastern German places of Slavic origin, for example Prauss near Wroclaw (Breslau).

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


Similar surnames: Prouse, Krause, Plasse, Rase, Gause, Praus, Paule, Brause, Gramse

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Prause Family Origin

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Prause Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Asst. Clerk-Market

    17%
  • Musician

    17%
  • Store Fancy

    17%

In 1880, the most common Prause occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Prause's were Farmers. Farmer, Asst. Clerk-Market and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prause. A less common occupation for the Prause family was Store Fancy.

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Prause Historical Records

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Prause Life Expectancy

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