Prillaman Family History

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Prillaman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Brillermann, either an occupational name for an eyeglass maker, from Middle High German berille ‘gemstone’ or ‘eyeglasses’ (ultimately from Greek beryllos) + man ‘man’, or a habitational name (see Brill).

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


Similar surnames: Pillman, Hillman, Pollman, Brickman, Willman, Pullman, Spellman

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Prillaman Family Origin

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Prillaman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prillaman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeps House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prillaman. The most common Prillaman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Prillaman's were Farmers.

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Prillaman Historical Records

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Prillaman Life Expectancy

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