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Pritts Name Meaning

Variant of English Pritt. Americanized spelling of German Pritz.

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


Similar surnames: Pitts, Britts, Pratts, Fritts, Pritt, Witts, Platts, Crites, Sitts

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Pritts Family Origin

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Pritts Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pritts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Pritts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pritts family was Armer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pritts.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Armer

    4%

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Pritts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pritts Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pritts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Pritts in 1947 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pritts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pritts 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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