Peraza Family History

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Peraza Name Meaning

Spanish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Pedraza.

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


Similar surnames: Pedraza, Pedroza, Perra, Perez, Perata, Meraz, Perera, Peralta, Perla

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Peraza Family Origin

Where is the Peraza family from?

Peraza Family Occupations

What did your Peraza ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Peraza occupation in the USA was Druggist. 50% of Peraza's were Druggists. Druggist and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Peraza.

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  • Druggist

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Peraza Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Peraza Life Expectancy

What is the average Peraza lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Peraza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Peraza in 1966 was 70, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peraza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peraza 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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