Pruyne Family History

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Pruyne Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Pruyn.

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

Similar surnames: Pruyn, Bruyn, Prine, Pryse, Pyne, Pryde, Bryne, Payne, Pryce, Rayne

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Pruyne Family Origin

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Pruyne Family Occupations

What did your Pruyne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pruyne. The most common Pruyne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Pruyne's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pruyne family was Harness Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Civil Engineer

  • Harness Maker


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

Pruyne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pruyne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pruyne 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pruyne. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pruyne. For the veterans among your Pruyne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pruyne Life Expectancy

What is the average Pruyne lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pruyne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Pruyne in 1963 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pruyne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pruyne 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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