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Perris Name Meaning

Greek and Southern Italian: patronymic from the personal name Perro, a dialect form of Greek Petros, Italian Pietro (see Peter).

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

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Perris Family Origin

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Perris Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • House Keeper

    12%

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

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Perris Historical Records

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Perris Life Expectancy

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