Prothero Family History

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Prothero Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhydderch ‘son of Rhydderch’ (see Roderick).

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


Similar surnames: Prothro, Probert, Prosser, Protheroe, Brother, Rother, Brothers

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Prothero Family Origin

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Prothero Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Clerk In Grocery Store

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Drygoods Merchant

    7%

In 1880, the most common Prothero occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Prothero's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Grocery Store and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prothero. A less common occupation for the Prothero family was Drygoods Merchant.

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Prothero Historical Records

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Prothero Life Expectancy

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