Pergola Family History

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Pergola Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from pergola ‘pergola’ (particularly as a support for a grapevine), or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example in Pesaro and Potenza.

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


Similar surnames: Perella, Parola, Petrella, Perala, Perna, Arriola, Pero, Arola

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Pergola Family Origin

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Pergola Family Occupations

What did your Pergola ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pergola. 13% of Pergola men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Pergola women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pergola were Painter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Butcher
    7%
  • Baker
    5%
  • Painter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    11%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Boarder
    5%
  • Housewife
    5%

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

Pergola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pergola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pergola 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 826 immigration records available for the last name Pergola. 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 464 military records available for the last name Pergola. For the veterans among your Pergola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pergola Life Expectancy

What is the average Pergola lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Pergola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pergola in 1962 was 76, and 63 in 2004.

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