Perlich Family History

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Perlich Name Meaning

German: variant of Perlick. Possibly also Serbian or Croatian (Perlic): perhaps from perla ‘pearl’, a nickname for a small or highly valued person.

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

Similar surnames: Perich, Perpich, Belich, Gerlich, Petrich, Redlich, Perch, Polich

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Perlich Family Origin

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Perlich Family Occupations

What did your Perlich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perlich occupation in the USA was Florist. 100% of Perlich's were Florists.

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  • Florist


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

Perlich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 626 census records available for the last name Perlich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perlich 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 136 immigration records available for the last name Perlich. 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 224 military records available for the last name Perlich. For the veterans among your Perlich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perlich Life Expectancy

What is the average Perlich lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Perlich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Perlich in 1959 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perlich 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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