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Peroni Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Peron or Perone .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Perini, Petroni, Perone, Peron, Leoni, Speroni, Perona, Pedroni

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Where is the Peroni family from?

You can see how Peroni families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Peroni family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Peroni families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Peroni family living in California. This was about 33% of all the recorded Peroni's in USA. California and 2 other states had the highest population of Peroni families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Peroni surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Peroni ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Peroni. 32% of Peroni men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Peroni women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Peroni were Painter and Cigar Maker. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Tailor
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%
  • Painter
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    24%
  • Waitress
    20%
  • Operator
    15%
  • Cigar Maker
    15%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Peroni. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peroni census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Peroni. 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 Cards

There are 568 military records available for the last name Peroni. For the veterans among your Peroni ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Peroni lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Peroni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Peroni in 1942 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

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