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Prisco Name Meaning

Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Greek (Priskos): from the personal name Prisco, from Latin Priscus meaning ‘the old one’. There are three martyrs of this name, venerated in the Eastern Church.

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

Similar surnames: Frisco, Primo, Cristo, Crispo, Priolo, Pico, Riso, Cisco, Price

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Prisco Family Origin

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Prisco Family Occupations

What did your Prisco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prisco occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Prisco's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Prisco. A less common occupation for the Prisco family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Prisco ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Prisco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Prisco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prisco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Prisco. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Prisco. For the veterans among your Prisco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prisco Life Expectancy

What is the average Prisco lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Prisco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Prisco in 1944 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prisco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prisco ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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