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Perko Name Meaning

Slovenian and Croatian: from an old pet form of the personal name Peter (Slovenian) or Petar (Croatian). Slovenian: from an old pet form of the personal name Bernard. Replacement of initial B- with P- is quite common in Slovenian names. Finnish: topographic name from perkiö ‘meadow’, ‘cleared field’. This name is found mainly in southwestern Finland.

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


Similar surnames: Pero, Berko, Perk, Perno, Ferko, Petko, Marko, Perro, Pere, Barko

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Perko Family Origin

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Perko Family Occupations

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Perko Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Perko Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Perko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Perko in 1948 was 47, and 89 in 2004.

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