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Perlmutter Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Perlmutter ‘mother-of-pearl’.

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


Similar surnames: Tretter, Peltzer, Permenter, Lutter, Kerstetter, Clutter, Putter

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Perlmutter Family Origin

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Perlmutter Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Perlmutter occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 100% of Perlmutter's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker

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Perlmutter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Perlmutter Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Perlmutter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Perlmutter in 1950 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perlmutter 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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