Prine Family History

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Prine Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Pruyn.

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

Similar surnames: Pline, Prime, Brine, Grine, Price, Prue, Prins, Pine, Pin, Rine

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Prine Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Prine name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Prine. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Prine Family Origin

Where is the Prine family from?

Prine Family Occupations

What did your Prine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prine. A less common occupation for the Prine family was Farming. The most common Prine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Prine's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Prine ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Prine Historical Records

What Prine family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Prine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prine 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 Prine. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Prine. For the veterans among your Prine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prine Life Expectancy

What is the average Prine lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Prine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Prine in 1948 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prine 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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