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Prospero Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish (Próspero): from the personal name Prospero, Spanish Próspero (from Latin Prosper(us), from prosper(us) ‘prosperous’, ‘fortunate’).

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


Similar surnames: Prosper, Prosperi, De Prospero, Rogero, Pompeo, Pensiero, Passero

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Prospero Family Origin

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Prospero Family Occupations

What did your Prospero ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prospero occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Prospero's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Prospero Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prospero Life Expectancy

What is the average Prospero lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Prospero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Prospero in 1963 was 74, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prospero

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prospero 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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