Prehn Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a cobbler, from Middle Low German pren ‘cobbler’s awl’.

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


Similar surnames: Rehn, Rehm, Kiehn, Prell, Sprehe, Green, Brenn, Spreen, Frohn, Prey

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Prehn Family Origin

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Prehn Family Occupations

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  • Artist Painter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Prehn occupation in the UK was Artist Painter. 100% of Prehn's were Artist Painters.

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Prehn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Prehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Prehn in 1962 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prehn

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