Prete Family History

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Prete Name Meaning

Italian: from prete ‘priest’, derived from Old Italian previte, a nickname for a pious man or for someone in the service of a priest, or for someone suspected of being the son of a priest.

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


Similar surnames: Previte, Crete, Pree, Prime, Porte, Pretz, Pride, Plate, Pretto, Ree

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Prete Family Origin

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Prete Family Occupations

What did your Prete ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Modiste were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Prete. 15% of Prete men worked as a Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    15%
  • Fils Cultivateur
    15%
  • Garagene
    15%
  • Journalier
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Modiste
    100%

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

Prete Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Prete. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prete 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Prete. 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 Prete. For the veterans among your Prete ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prete Life Expectancy

What is the average Prete lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Prete life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Prete in 1959 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prete

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prete 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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