Preece Family History

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Preece Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reese).

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


Similar surnames: Price, Breeze, Breese, Reese, Pierce, Reece, Breece, Neece, Rice

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Preece Family Origin

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Preece Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Preece. A less common occupation for the Preece family was Carpenter. The most common Preece occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Preece's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Preece Historical Records

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Preece Life Expectancy

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