Prada Family History

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Prada Name Meaning

Catalan and Galician: habitational name from Prada de Conflent, in northern Catalonia, or any other places in Catalonia and in Galicia named Prada, so named from Catalan prada or a variant of Galician prado ‘meadow’ (Latin pratum). Northern Italian: habitational name from any of numerous places in northern Italy called Prada, from a variant of Prata, cognate with 1 above.

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

Similar surnames: Prado, Rada, Parada, Roda, Prata, Rama, Araya, Grado, Rana, Piana

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Prada Family Origin

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Prada Family Occupations

What did your Prada ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Prada. 16% of Prada men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Prada women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Prada were Manager and Farm Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Labor
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Dress Maker
  • Factory Worker
  • Farm Hand

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Prada Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Prada. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prada 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Prada. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 289 military records available for the last name Prada. For the veterans among your Prada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prada Life Expectancy

What is the average Prada lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Prada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Prada in 1965 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prada

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prada 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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