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Prunty Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Proinntigh ‘descendant of Proinnteach’, a personal name, originally a byname denoting a generous person, literally ‘banqueting hall’, from proinn ‘banquet’ (from Latin prandium ‘meal’) + teach ‘house’, ‘hall’.

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


Similar surnames: Brunty, Grundy, Craney, Printy, Prouty, Prucha, Prast, Pust, Rufty

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Prunty Family Origin

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Prunty Family Occupations

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  • Lumberman

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Shoemaker

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Prunty family was Shoemaker. The most common Prunty occupation in Canada was Lumberman. 50% of Prunty's were Lumbermans. Lumberman, Farmer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prunty.

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Prunty Historical Records

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Prunty Life Expectancy

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