Prell Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a town crier, Middle High German prelle ‘crier’.

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


Similar surnames: Pell, Prall, Grell, Krell, Reil, Pfeil, Knell, Kell, Grill, Groll

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Prell Family Origin

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Prell Family Occupations

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  • Charwoman

    25%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Toy Dealer

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Prell family was Toy Dealer. The most common Prell occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 25% of Prell's were Charwomans. Charwoman, Lodging House Keeper and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prell.

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Prell Historical Records

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Prell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Prell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Prell in 1959 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prell

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