Provins Family History

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Provins Name Meaning

English: variant of Province.

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


Similar surnames: Lovins, Provance, Pollins, Nevins, Pippins, Profitt, Spragins

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Provins Family Origin

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Provins Family Occupations

What did your Provins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Provins. A less common occupation for the Provins family was School Teacher. The most common Provins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Provins's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keep House

    11%
  • School Teacher

    11%

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

Provins Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Provins Life Expectancy

What is the average Provins lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Provins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Provins in 1947 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Provins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Provins 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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