Prill Family History

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Prill Name Meaning

North German: habitational name, a variant of Brill. nickname for someone thought to resemble a minnow, from dialect Prill, Brüll, Prüll.

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


Similar surnames: Brill, Grill, Prall, Drill, Pill, Krill, Prior, Still, Groll, Kroll

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Prill Family Origin

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Prill Family Occupations

What did your Prill ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Modiste were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Prill. 55% of Prill men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    55%
  • Cultivateur
    10%
  • Farmers Son
    10%
  • Grocer
    10%

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.

Prill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Prill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prill 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 Prill. 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 Prill. For the veterans among your Prill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prill Life Expectancy

What is the average Prill lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Prill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Prill in 1961 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prill 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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