Pruden Family History

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Pruden Name Meaning

English: Anglicized form of French Prudhomme.

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


Similar surnames: Prudden, Braden, Breden, Peaden, Padden, Prude, Roden, Paden, Pruet

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Pruden Family Origin

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Pruden Family Occupations

What did your Pruden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pruden. The most common Pruden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Pruden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pruden family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Pruden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pruden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pruden 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pruden. 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 Pruden. For the veterans among your Pruden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pruden Life Expectancy

What is the average Pruden lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pruden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Pruden in 1943 was 22, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pruden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pruden 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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