Peris Family History

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Peris Name Meaning

Catalan: patronymic from the Catalan personal name Pere, Catalan equivalent of Peter (compare Perez). Greek: variant of Perris.

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


Similar surnames: Peres, Peri, Perris, Paris, Pere, Perin, Duris, Ris, Pieri, Berns

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Peris Family Origin

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Peris Family Occupations

What did your Peris ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peris. The most common Peris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Peris's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peris family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • At Home

    7%

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

Peris Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Peris Life Expectancy

What is the average Peris lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Peris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Peris in 1963 was 68, and 85 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peris

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peris 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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