Pruneau Family History

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Pruneau Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by a plum tree, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who sold plums, from a diminutive of prune ‘plum’.

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


Similar surnames: Pruneda, Pineau, Reneau, Prunier, Bruneau, Buteau, Prioleau, Rouleau

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Pruneau Family Origin

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Pruneau Family Occupations

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  • At Home

    25%
  • Grinder

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Polisher

    25%

In 1880, the most common Pruneau occupation in the USA was At Home. 25% of Pruneau's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Pruneau family was Polisher. At Home, Grinder and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pruneau.

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Pruneau Historical Records

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Pruneau Life Expectancy

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