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Where is the Pruess family from?
You can see how Pruess families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pruess family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Pruess families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 13 Pruess families living in Kentucky. This was about 25% of all the recorded Pruess's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Pruess families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pruess surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pruess. 32% of Pruess men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Pruess women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pruess were Farm Hand and Housewife.