Pero Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Pero, a variant of Piero, which is a French-influenced form of Pietro. Galician: from the personal name Pero, Galician equivalent of Peter. Portuguese: habitational name from any of the places called Pero in Portugal. Catalan (Peró): pet form of the personal name Pere. In New England, probably an altered spelling of French Perrault.

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


Similar surnames: Peron, Petro, Pere, Perko, Fero, Peri, Gero, Peto, Pera, Pedro

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Pero Family Origin

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Pero Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Pero occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Pero's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pero. A less common occupation for the Pero family was Carpenter.

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Pero Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Pero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pero in 1941 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pero

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