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Where is the Pruss family from?
You can see how Pruss families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pruss family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Pruss families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Pruss family living in Maryland. This was 100% of all the recorded Pruss's in the USA. Maryland had the highest population of Pruss families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pruss surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pruss. 24% of Pruss men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Pruss women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pruss were Truck Driver and Housewife.