Perna Name Meaning

Italian: from the female personal name, Latin Perna. See also Perla. Portuguese: habitational name from any of several places named Perna in Portugal. Catalan and Portuguese: from perna ‘leg’; possibly a nickname for someone with long legs, or with a deformed or missing leg.

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

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Perna Family Origin

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Perna Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Perna occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Perna's were Laborers.

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Perna Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Perna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Perna in 1955 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perna

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