Prestenbach Family History

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Prestenbach Name Meaning

German: unexplained; probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place or creek so named.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenbach, Reidenbach, Breitenbach, Erpenbach, Leinenbach, Rockenbach

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Prestenbach Family Origin

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Prestenbach Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Prestenbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Prestenbach's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Prestenbach.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Prestenbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Prestenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prestenbach 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 Prestenbach. 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 Prestenbach. For the veterans among your Prestenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prestenbach Life Expectancy

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Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Prestenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Prestenbach in 1972 was 58, and 34 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prestenbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prestenbach 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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