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Prowell Family Origin

Where is the Prowell family from?

Prowell Family Occupations

What did your Prowell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prowell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Prowell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Prowell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prowell.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Prowell Historical Records

What Prowell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Prowell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prowell 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 219 immigration records available for the last name Prowell. 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 Prowell. For the veterans among your Prowell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prowell Life Expectancy

What is the average Prowell lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Prowell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Prowell in 1942 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prowell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prowell 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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