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Prouse Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Prue. Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Preuss.

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


Similar surnames: Prowse, Crouse, Rouse, Prause, Krouse, Sprouse, Fouse, Strouse, Preus

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Prouse Family Origin

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Prouse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Farm Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Prouse family was Labourer. Farmer, Farm Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prouse. The most common Prouse occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Prouse's were Farmers.

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Prouse Historical Records

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Prouse Life Expectancy

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