Pruit Name Meaning

French and English: variant spelling of Pruitt.

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


Similar surnames: Pruet, Prueitt, Pruiett, Pruitt, Fruit, Prust, Truitt, Bruin, Prim

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Pruit Family Origin

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Pruit Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pruit family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pruit. The most common Pruit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Pruit's were Farmers.

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Pruit Historical Records

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Pruit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Pruit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Pruit in 1962 was 70, and 56 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pruit

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