Prew Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Prue.

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


Similar surnames: Trew, Rew, Prow, Brew, Pew, Drey, Greg, Rhew, Brey, Pye

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Prew Family Origin

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Prew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    6%
  • Brick Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prew family was Brick Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prew. The most common Prew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Prew's were Farmers.

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Prew Historical Records

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Prew Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Prew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Prew in 1952 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prew

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