Preas Family History

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Preas Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pries.

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


Similar surnames: Preast, Treas, Reas, Preus, Teas, Preis, Great, Rees, Premo, Peaks

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Preas Family Origin

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Preas Family Occupations

What did your Preas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Car Inspector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Preas. A less common occupation for the Preas family was Farm Laborer. The most common Preas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Preas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Car Inspector

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Preas ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Preas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Preas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Preas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Preas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Preas. For the veterans among your Preas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Preas Life Expectancy

What is the average Preas lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Preas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Preas in 1952 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Preas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Preas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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