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Present Name Meaning

French (Présent): from Old French présent ‘gift’, presumably a nickname for a much-wanted child. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish presente ‘gift’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Reisen, Presler, Bessent, Preiser, Posen, Prosen, Priest, Dresden

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Present Family Origin

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Present Family Occupations

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  • Actor

    20%
  • Clothier

    20%
  • Emgineer R.R.

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Present family was Tailor. Actor, Clothier and Emgineer R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Present. The most common Present occupation in the USA was Actor. 20% of Present's were Actors.

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Famous Present Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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