Perro Family History

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Perro Name Meaning

Italian (Piemont): from the personal name Perro, a variant of Pierro, influenced by French Pierre. French: altered spelling of Perreault. Greek: from the Italian name, or from the Greek family name Perros, a variant of Perris.

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

Similar surnames: Pero, Perron, Pierro, Pirro, Petro, Perrot, Perri, Ferro, Perko

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Perro Family Origin

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Perro Family Occupations

What did your Perro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Perro. 40% of Perro men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Perro women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perro were New Worker and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Operator

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

Perro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Perro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perro 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 854 immigration records available for the last name Perro. 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 492 military records available for the last name Perro. For the veterans among your Perro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perro Life Expectancy

What is the average Perro lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Perro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Perro in 1952 was 35, and 54 in 2004.

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