Perrota Family History

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Perrota Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Perrot, Perrotta, Perrott, Parrott, Perron, Perro, Parrot, Pergola

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Perrota Family Origin

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Perrota Family Occupations

What did your Perrota ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk In Own Grocery Store were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Perrota. 14% of Perrota men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Perrota women worked as a Clerk In Own Grocery Store. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perrota were Caller and Packe

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Barcafe
    5%
  • Cabinet Maker
    5%
  • Caller
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk In Own Grocery Store
    13%
  • Hair Dresser
    13%
  • New Worker
    13%
  • Packe
    13%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Perrota Historical Records

What Perrota family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 252 census records available for the last name Perrota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perrota 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 129 immigration records available for the last name Perrota. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 17 military records available for the last name Perrota. For the veterans among your Perrota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perrota Life Expectancy

What is the average Perrota lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2001, in the United States, Perrota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Perrota in 1967 was 92, and 78 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perrota

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perrota 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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