Peri Family History

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Peri Name Meaning

Indian (Andhra Pradesh): Hindu name, derived from a place name. Italian: patronymic or plural form of Pero. Hungarian (Péri): habitational name for someone from a place called Pér. Greek: variant of Perris.

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


Similar surnames: Pero, Pei, Pere, Petri, Pepi, Perri, Pera, Puri, Perin, Pardi

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Peri Family Origin

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Peri Family Occupations

What did your Peri ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peri family was Bar Tender. The most common Peri occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Peri's were Laborers. Laborer, Confectioner and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peri.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Confectioner

    22%
  • Gardner

    22%
  • Bar Tender

    11%

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

Peri Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Peri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Peri

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Peri. 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 Peri. For the veterans among your Peri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peri Life Expectancy

What is the average Peri lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Peri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Peri in 1956 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peri

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peri 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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