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Perritt Family Origin

Where is the Perritt family from?

Perritt Family Occupations

What did your Perritt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perritt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Perritt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Perritt family was Attends To Mill. Farmer, Work At Sawmill and Works At Sawmill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perritt.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Work At Sawmill

    5%
  • Works At Sawmill

    5%
  • Attends To Mill

    3%

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

Perritt Historical Records

What Perritt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Perritt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perritt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Perritt

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Perritt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Perritt. For the veterans among your Perritt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perritt Life Expectancy

What is the average Perritt lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Perritt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Perritt in 1955 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perritt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perritt 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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