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Peralta Name Meaning

Aragonese, Catalan, and Spanish: habitational name from any of the places in Aragon, Catalonia, and Navarre called Peralta, from Latin petra alta ‘high rock’. This name is also established in Italy.

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

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Peralta Family Origin

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Peralta Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peralta. The most common Peralta occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Peralta's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Peralta family was Farm Laborer.

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Peralta Historical Records

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Peralta Life Expectancy

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