14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Perret Family History

Perret Name Meaning
French: from a pet form of the personal name P(i)erre, French form of Peter.

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

72,744 Historical Documents with Perret on Ancestry.com
32,428 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,127 Military Records
2,763 Immigration Records
6,928 Census and Voter Lists
29,498 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Perret Families

  • Number of Perret families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Perret families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Perret families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Perret census records

You can see how Perret families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Perret census records >

Perret Family Origin

Click on a place to view Perret immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Perret families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Perret immigration records >

Perret Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Perret immigration records

You can find out when most of the Perret families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Perret immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Perret

Click on a circle in the chart to view Perret birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your 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.

View all Perret ancestors in the SSDI

Perret Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Perret census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Perret ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Perret census records >

Perret Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Perret military records >

Message Board about Perret 21 Threads, 30 Messages

Look up another family name
×