Prier Family History

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Prier Name Meaning

English and German: variant spelling of Prior.

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

Similar surnames: Pryer, Prior, Frier, Pricer, Brier, Prime, Prien, Plier, Dreier

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Prier Family Origin

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Prier Family Occupations

What did your Prier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accounts Clerk Hants C C and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Prier. 2% of Prier men worked as an Accounts Clerk Hants C C and 44% of Prier women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Prier were Automic Silk Weaver and Help On Farm

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accounts Clerk Hants C C
  • Asphalt
  • Asst Head Postman G P O
  • Automic Silk Weaver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • House Wife
  • Help On Farm

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

Prier Historical Records

What Prier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Prier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prier 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Prier. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Prier. For the veterans among your Prier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prier Life Expectancy

What is the average Prier lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Prier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Prier in 1956 was 43, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prier ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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