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Priest Genealogy & History

Priest is an English occupational surname, likely for someone who worked for a priest or played one as an actor, as clergy were not allowed to have children and thus could not pass down surnames. It comes from the Old English preost, meaning a village elder, and acquired the religious meaning later. Priest family history starts in 963, when Aelfsige Preost was noted in the Hertfordshire English Bynames list. Priest genealogy includes poet and children´┐Żs author Robert Priest and actress Patricia Priest.


Priest Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A J Priest-- --, 1897March ,1978VA
Barbara Priest-- --, 1923January 1,2004MA
C Bruce Priest-- --, 1923March 21,2000PA
D Lamar Priest-- --, 1916May ,1982UT

Priest Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Harold Priest-- --, 1930November 5,2004Council,NC
Faith Priest-- --, 1922April 26,2003Las Vegas,NV
Gabriel Priest-- --, 1913January 20,2004Cleveland,OH
Hallie Priest-- --, 1919May 25,2006Carthage,NC

Priest Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Dennis PriestDonna BatemanJanuary 20,1980Wake, NC
George PriestBrenda MorenoJune 22,2001Frio, TX
Joseph PriestFrances CrowderSeptember 10,1966Wake, NC
Neal PriestPatricia JoynerJanuary 8,1984Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Priest

2007th: Keyes2008th: Robb
2009th: Stovall2010th: Call
2011th: Crouse2012th: Tabor
2013th: Noonan2014th: Hooker
2015th: Camacho2016th: Starkey

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