Prochnow Family History

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Prochnow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so named in former East Prussia (near Deutsch-Krone) and in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenow, Roggow, Rachow, Proehl, Rockow, Rocha, Grunow, Pribbenow

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Prochnow Family Origin

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Prochnow Family Occupations

What did your Prochnow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prochnow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Prochnow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Prochnow family was Hod Carrier. Farmer, Farming and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prochnow.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Fireman

    8%
  • Hod Carrier

    8%

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Prochnow Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Prochnow ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Prochnow Life Expectancy

What is the average Prochnow lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Prochnow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Prochnow in 1944 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

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