Prugh Family History

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Prugh Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Bruch.

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

Similar surnames: Prough, Rugh, Paugh, Krugh, Gaugh, Frush, Baugh, Pough, Prusha, Grush

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Prugh Family Origin

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Prugh Family Occupations

What did your Prugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Manager and Rentire were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Prugh. 50% of Prugh men worked as a Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Manager
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Rentire

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Prugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Prugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prugh 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 310 immigration records available for the last name Prugh. 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 630 military records available for the last name Prugh. For the veterans among your Prugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prugh Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Prugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Prugh in 1962 was 72, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prugh

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