Pridgen Family History

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Pridgen Name Meaning

English (mainly Lincolnshire): possibly from Old French preux ‘wise’, ‘brave’ + Jean ‘John’.

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


Similar surnames: Prigge, Pidgeon, Bridge, Pride, Akridge, Glidden, Pruden, Prudden

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Pridgen Family Origin

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Pridgen Family Occupations

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  • Clerk Solicitor Genl Unemployed

    33%
  • Joiner

    33%
  • Keel And Lighter Owner

    33%

In 1881, Clerk Solicitor Genl Unemployed and Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pridgen. The most common Pridgen occupation in the UK was Clerk Solicitor Genl Unemployed. 33% of Pridgen's were Clerk Solicitor Genl Unemployeds. A less common occupation for the Pridgen family was Keel And Lighter Owner.

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Pridgen Historical Records

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Pridgen Life Expectancy

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