Pryor Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Prior.

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


Similar surnames: Pryer, Prior, Prier, Mayor, Cryer, Poynor, Fryer, Bryon, Bryer, Pryce

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Pryor Family Origin

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Pryor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Tin Miner

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pryor family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Pryor occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Pryor's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Tin Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pryor.

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Pryor Historical Records

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Pryor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Pryor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pryor in 1940 was 72, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pryor

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