Pellerin Family History

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Pellerin Name Meaning

French: from Old French pel(l)erin, pelegrin ‘pilgrim’; a nickname for a person who had been on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land or to a famous holy site elsewhere. See also Pilgrim.

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


Similar surnames: Pellegrino, Pellegrin, Pullen, Perrin, Plein, Teller, Deller, Peller

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Pellerin Family Origin

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Pellerin Family Occupations

What did your Pellerin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pellerin. The most common Pellerin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Pellerin's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Pellerin family was Farmer.

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%

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

Pellerin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pellerin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pellerin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pellerin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pellerin. For the veterans among your Pellerin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pellerin Life Expectancy

What is the average Pellerin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pellerin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Pellerin in 1953 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pellerin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pellerin 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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