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Perman Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form the personal name Perre, a Dutch form of Peter. Dutch: occupational name for a seller or grower of pears, from pere ‘pear’. German: southern variant of Bermann, from an old personal name formed with Old High German bero ‘bear’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Berman and Perelman.

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


Similar surnames: Berman, German, Derman, Peerman, Werman, Herman, Jerman, Yerman

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Perman Family Origin

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Perman Family Occupations

What did your Perman ancestors do for a living?

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Idle

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Perman family was Idle. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perman. The most common Perman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Perman's were Laborers.

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Perman Historical Records

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Perman Life Expectancy

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