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Perlman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Perelman.

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


Similar surnames: Perman, Pearlman, Gelman, Kellman, Melman, Gellman, Werman, Mellman

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Perlman Family Origin

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Perlman Family Occupations

What did your Perlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith and Coat Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Perlman. The most common Perlman occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Perlman's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Coat Tailor

    50%

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

Perlman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Perlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Perlman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Perlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Perlman in 1954 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perlman 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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