Perrell Family History

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Perrell Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the medieval personal name Perre, an Old French form of Peter.

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

Similar surnames: Perrelli, Perrella, Percell, Petrelli, Parrill, Petrella, Orrell

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Perrell Family Origin

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Perrell Family Occupations

What did your Perrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Perrell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Perrell family was F Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perrell.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • F Laborer


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

Perrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Perrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perrell 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 291 immigration records available for the last name Perrell. 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 702 military records available for the last name Perrell. For the veterans among your Perrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Perrell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Perrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Perrell in 1958 was 34, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perrell 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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