Prouty Family History

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Prouty Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Scottish Proudy, of unexplained origin. This is a distinguished family name in VT.

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

Similar surnames: Sprout, Rout, Proto, Prost, Ponto, Protz, Proft, Poet, Prunty, Trout

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Prouty Family Origin

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Prouty Family Occupations

What did your Prouty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prouty family was Laborer. The most common Prouty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Prouty's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prouty.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Prouty Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Prouty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prouty 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 Prouty. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Prouty. For the veterans among your Prouty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prouty Life Expectancy

What is the average Prouty lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Prouty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Prouty in 1948 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prouty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prouty 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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