Prestegard Family History

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Prestegard Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous places named as ‘the priests’ farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Westgard, Westergard, Roseland, Prestwood, Preston, Restad

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Prestegard Family Origin

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Prestegard Family Occupations

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Prestegard Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Prestegard Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Prestegard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Prestegard in 1954 was 47, and 50 in 2004.

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