Prudden Family History

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Prudden Name Meaning

English: Anglicized form of French Prudhomme.

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


Similar surnames: Pruden, Pridgen, Budden, Padden, Braden, Prue, Purdon, Mccrudden

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Prudden Family Origin

Where is the Prudden family from?

Prudden Family Occupations

What did your Prudden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prudden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Prudden's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prudden. A less common occupation for the Prudden family was Bee Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Bee Keeper

    6%

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

Prudden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Prudden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prudden 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 Prudden

Passenger List

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

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Prudden Life Expectancy

What is the average Prudden lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Prudden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Prudden in 1962 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prudden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prudden 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.

Famous Prudden Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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