Perri Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Perro. This is also found as a Greek family name.

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


Similar surnames: Perris, Peri, Perro, Ferri, Pirri, Petri, Cerri, Pepi, Perry, Perrin

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Perri Family Origin

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Perri Family Occupations

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  • Cutler

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Musician

    33%

In 1880, the most common Perri occupation in the USA was Cutler. 33% of Perri's were Cutlers. Cutler and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Perri. A less common occupation for the Perri family was Musician.

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Perri Historical Records

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Perri Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Perri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Perri in 1948 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perri

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