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Pritchett Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhisiart ‘son of Richard’. Compare Pritchard. English (Midlands): from a diminutive of Middle English prik(e), prich ‘point’, ‘prick’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of any of various pointed instruments, or a nickname for a tall, thin man.

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


Similar surnames: Pritchard, Hatchett, Pitcher, Crockett, Priest, Poinsett, Pichette

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Pritchett Family Origin

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Pritchett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pritchett family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pritchett. The most common Pritchett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Pritchett's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Pritchett Historical Records

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Pritchett Life Expectancy

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