Prado Name Meaning

Spanish, Galician, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places in Spain (especially in Galicia) and Portugal named or named with Prado, from prado ‘meadow’ (from Latin pratum).

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


Similar surnames: Prada, Prados, Prato, Ramo, Raso, Palo, Raco, Pardo, Razo, Rada

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Prado Family Origin

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Prado Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Bartender

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%

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In 1880, Laborer, Miner and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prado. The most common Prado occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Prado's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Prado family was Butcher.

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Prado Historical Records

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Prado Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Prado life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Prado in 1944 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prado

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