Prickett Family History

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Prickett Name Meaning

variant of Pritchett. nickname from Middle English priket, a buck in its second year.

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

Similar surnames: Brockett, Pickett, Prichett, Brickett, Puckett, Pritchett, Crockett

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Prickett Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Prickett name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Prickett. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Prickett Family Origin

Where is the Prickett family from?

Prickett Family Occupations

What did your Prickett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Prickett. The most common Prickett occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 33% of Prickett's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Prickett family was Hotel ....

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Hotel ...


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

Prickett Historical Records

What Prickett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Prickett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prickett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Prickett. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Prickett. For the veterans among your Prickett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prickett Life Expectancy

What is the average Prickett lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Prickett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Prickett in 1941 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prickett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prickett 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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