Perrot Family History

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Perrot Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Pierre, French form of Peter. Irish: variant of Parrott 1.

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

Similar surnames: Perret, Parrot, Perron, Perot, Perro, Person, Pierron, Pero, Perrin

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Perrot Family Origin

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Perrot Family Occupations

What did your Perrot ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perrot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Perrot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Perrot family was At Leisure. Farmer, Keeping House and Locksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perrot.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Locksmith

  • At Leisure


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

Perrot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Perrot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perrot 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Perrot. 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 925 military records available for the last name Perrot. For the veterans among your Perrot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perrot Life Expectancy

What is the average Perrot lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Perrot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Perrot in 1950 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perrot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perrot 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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