Prevot Family History

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Prevot Name Meaning

French (Prévôt) and English: variant of Prevost.

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

Similar surnames: Prevost, Prevo, Privott, Provost, Preast, Prest, Prevatt, Pelot

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Prevot Family Origin

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Prevot Family Occupations

What did your Prevot ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prevot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Prevot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Prevot family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Planter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prevot.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Planter

  • Day Laborer


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

Prevot Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prevot Life Expectancy

What is the average Prevot lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Prevot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Prevot in 1950 was 49, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prevot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prevot 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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