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Pratte Name Meaning

Canadian spelling of French Prat, a topographic name from prat ‘meadow’, a dialect form of standard French prée. The spelling reflects the Canadian practice of pronouncing the final -t, which is not the practice in metropolitan France. This name often represents French Duprat.

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


Similar surnames: Piette, Platte, Matte, Pate, Platt, Pratts, Prast, Rathe, Fratto

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Pratte Family Origin

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Pratte Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • School

    17%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Farmer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Pratte occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 20% of Pratte's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Pratte family was Farmer. Cultivateur, School and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pratte.

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Pratte Historical Records

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Pratte Life Expectancy

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