Provence Family History

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Provence Name Meaning

French and English: variant of Province.

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


Similar surnames: Provance, Province, Provins, Provencal, Privette, Prevette, Prince

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Provence Family Origin

Where is the Provence family from?

Provence Family Occupations

What did your Provence ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Provence. A less common occupation for the Provence family was Farming. The most common Provence occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Provence's were Farmers.

View Census data for Provence | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Provence Historical Records

What Provence family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Provence

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Provence. 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 Provence. For the veterans among your Provence ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Provence Life Expectancy

What is the average Provence lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Provence life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Provence in 1954 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Provence

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Provence 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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