Pruet Family History

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Pruet Name Meaning

French and English: variant spelling of Pruitt.

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

Similar surnames: Pruit, Pruett, Prue, Prueitt, Prust, Pryer, Arnet, Punt, Pruden, Brue

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Pruet Family Origin

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Pruet Family Occupations

What did your Pruet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pruet. A less common occupation for the Pruet family was Farm Hand. The most common Pruet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Pruet's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Hand


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

Pruet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pruet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pruet 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Pruet. 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 672 military records available for the last name Pruet. For the veterans among your Pruet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pruet Life Expectancy

What is the average Pruet lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Pruet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pruet in 1956 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pruet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pruet 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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