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Perino Name Meaning

Italian: from a pet form of the personal name Pero.

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

Similar surnames: Perin, Perrino, Petrino, Cerino, Perno, Perini, Pero, Pellino, Farino

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Where is the Perino family from?

You can see how Perino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Perino family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Perino families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Perino families living in Mississippi. This was about 38% of all the recorded Perino's in USA. Mississippi had the highest population of Perino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Perino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Perino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Perino. 39% of Perino men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Perino women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perino were Farmer and Housework. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Packer
  • Waitress
  • Laundress
  • Housework
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What Perino family records will you find?

Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Perino. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Perino. For the veterans among your Perino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Perino lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Perino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Perino in 1954 was 38, and 84 in 2004.

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