Pritt Family History

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Pritt Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): variant of Pratt.

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

Similar surnames: Pritts, Pring, Pruitt, Ritt, Price, Prest, Britt, Pratt, Pitt, Pruet

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Pritt Family Origin

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Pritt Family Occupations

What did your Pritt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pritt occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Pritt's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Pritt family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Cotton Spinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pritt.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Cotton Spinner

  • Farmer


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

Pritt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pritt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pritt 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pritt. 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 Pritt. For the veterans among your Pritt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pritt Life Expectancy

What is the average Pritt lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pritt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Pritt in 1953 was 34, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pritt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pritt 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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