Prusa Family History

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Prusa Name Meaning

from a pet form of Prokop. possibly also an ethnic name for a Prussian.

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


Similar surnames: Prus, Prusak, Prucha, Posa, Brus, Russ, Paula, Pross, Pupa, Pruss

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Prusa Family Origin

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Prusa Family Occupations

What did your Prusa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Glove Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Prusa. 17% of Prusa men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Prusa women worked as a Glove Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Prusa were Painter and Armhole Baster

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Manager
    5%
  • Painter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Glove Maker
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Armhole Baster
    5%

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

Prusa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Prusa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prusa 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 440 immigration records available for the last name Prusa. 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 261 military records available for the last name Prusa. For the veterans among your Prusa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prusa Life Expectancy

What is the average Prusa lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Prusa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Prusa in 1962 was 55, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prusa

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