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Prisock Name Meaning

Variant of English Prissick or Pressick, a habitational name from any of several places called Prestwick, for example in Northumberland, so named from Old English preost ‘priest’ + wic ‘outlying farm’. Compare Prysock.

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


Similar surnames: Prysock, Rock, Brock, Brick, Portlock, Poock, Prisk, Pollock, Frick

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Prisock Family Origin

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Prisock Family Occupations

What did your Prisock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prisock family was Keeping House. Farmer, Working In Farm and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prisock. The most common Prisock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Prisock's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Working In Farm

    12%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Prisock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Prisock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prisock 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 Prisock. 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 Prisock. For the veterans among your Prisock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prisock Life Expectancy

What is the average Prisock lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Prisock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Prisock in 1940 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prisock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prisock 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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