Pracht Family History

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Pracht Name Meaning

nickname for a loud or boastful person, from Middle High German braht ‘noise’, ‘boasting’ or brahten ‘to be noisy’, ‘to boast’. habitational name from a place so called, for example near Wissen or Koblenz.

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


Similar surnames: Tracht, Recht, Kracht, Prahl, Krach, Bracht, Prast, Picht, Drach

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Pracht Family Origin

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Pracht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Merchant

    6%
  • Tallyman

    6%
  • Works At Tailoring

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pracht family was Works At Tailoring. The most common Pracht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Pracht's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Tallyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pracht.

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Pracht Historical Records

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Pracht Life Expectancy

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