Peregoy Family History

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Peregoy Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Périgord (see Pedigo).

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


Similar surnames: Perigo, Pherigo, Perrigo, Pedigo, Person, Peveto, Perot, Prey, Perrot

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Peregoy Family Origin

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Peregoy Family Occupations

What did your Peregoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peregoy family was Carpenter. The most common Peregoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Peregoy's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peregoy.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Brick Layer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Peregoy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Peregoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Peregoy lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Peregoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Peregoy in 1953 was 38, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peregoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peregoy 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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