Prioleau Family History

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Prioleau Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of priou(l), priol ‘prior’, a nickname or occupational name, which probably most often originated as an occupational name for a servant of a prior.

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


Similar surnames: Priore, Priolo, Prior, Pruneau, Groleau, Croteau, Pineau, Soileau

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Prioleau Family Origin

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Prioleau Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Laundress

    20%
  • Liquor Merchant

    20%

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In 1880, Farming, Laborer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prioleau. The most common Prioleau occupation in the USA was Farming. 20% of Prioleau's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Prioleau family was Liquor Merchant.

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Prioleau Historical Records

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Prioleau Life Expectancy

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