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Prieskorn Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; it may be a derisive nickname for a grain merchant, from pries, variant of Middle High German brüsch or Middle Low German bross ‘brittle’, ‘crumbly’ + korn ‘grain’, or alternatively an occupational nickname for a grain seller, from prisekorn ‘(I) determine the price of grain’. Compare Brushaber.

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


Similar surnames: Haberkorn, Priester, Frischkorn, Prior, Priest, Grieser, Presler

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Prieskorn Family Origin

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Prieskorn Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

In 1880, the most common Prieskorn occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Prieskorn's were Shoemakers.

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