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Priewe Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): variant of Priebe, from a short form of a personal name such as Pribyslav, from Old Slavic pribyti ‘to increase’.

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


Similar surnames: Priebe, Riewe, Prime, Prigge, Riebe, Riede, Grieme, Riepe, Price

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Priewe Family Origin

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Priewe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Harness Maker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Priewe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Priewe's were Farmers. Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Priewe.

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Priewe Historical Records

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Priewe Life Expectancy

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