Primus Family History

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Primus Name Meaning

nickname from Latin primus ‘(the) first’, ‘(the) best’. Compare Furst. variant of Primm (of Slavic origin and perhaps as ultimately from the same element as sense 1) (see Prim 1).

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


Similar surnames: Prime, Prim, Primo, Primas, Pries, Prior, Prus, Pikus, Prieur, Fries

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Primus Family Origin

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Primus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Primus family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Primus. The most common Primus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Primus's were Farmers.

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Primus Historical Records

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Primus Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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