Prante Family History

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Prante Name Meaning

German: variant of Brand. This name was brought to Bergen, Norway, from Bielefeld in Westphalia around the beginning of the 19th century, and from there to the U.S.

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

Similar surnames: Plante, Prange, Pantel, Prater, Platte, Ranta, Range, Brant, Pate

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Prante Family Origin

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Prante Family Occupations

What did your Prante ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, At Home and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prante. The most common Prante occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Prante's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Prante family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • Bricklayer

  • Butcher


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

Prante Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prante Life Expectancy

What is the average Prante lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Prante life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Prante in 1961 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prante

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prante 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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