Prows Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Prowse.

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


Similar surnames: Prowse, Prow, Pross, Press, Roos, Roys, Row, Crown, Rowse, Crews

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Prows Family Origin

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Prows Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Inspector City Water Works

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

In 1880, the most common Prows occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Prows's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Inspector City Water Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prows. A less common occupation for the Prows family was Keeping House.

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Prows Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Prows life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Prows in 1956 was 64, and 50 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prows

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