Prestridge Family History

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Prestridge Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; apparently a habitational name, perhaps an altered form of Prestwich.

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

Similar surnames: Prestidge, Eastridge, Herridge, Selfridge, Delbridge, Shewbridge

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Prestridge Family Origin

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Prestridge Family Occupations

What did your Prestridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prestridge. The most common Prestridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Prestridge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Prestridge family was Farm Labor.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Cotton Weaver

  • Farm Labor


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

Prestridge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prestridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Prestridge lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Prestridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Prestridge in 1944 was 26, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prestridge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prestridge 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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