Perona Family History

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Perona Name Meaning

Catalan: from a feminine derivative of the personal name Pere. Italian: from a derivative of the personal name Pero.

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

Similar surnames: Peron, Perna, Pero, Verona, Berna, Perno, Geron, Speroni, Perin

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Perona Family Origin

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Perona Family Occupations

What did your Perona ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perona occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 40% of Perona's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Perona. A less common occupation for the Perona family was Keeping House.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Miner

  • Keeping House


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

Perona Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Perona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perona 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 990 immigration records available for the last name Perona. 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 457 military records available for the last name Perona. For the veterans among your Perona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perona Life Expectancy

What is the average Perona lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Perona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Perona in 1945 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perona

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perona 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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