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Prestwich Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire (now Greater Manchester) and Northumbria, so called from Old English preost ‘priest’ + wic ‘outlying settlement’. Compare Preston.

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

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Prestwich Family Origin

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Prestwich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prestwich. A less common occupation for the Prestwich family was Keeps House. The most common Prestwich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Prestwich's were Farmers.

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Prestwich Historical Records

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Prestwich Life Expectancy

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