Persin Family History

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Persin Name Meaning

from a derivative of the medieval personal name Perceval (see Percival) or possibly from a derivative of P(i)erre, French form of Peter. habitational name from a shortened form of Deplechin, denoting someone from Espleschin near Doornik in Hainault, Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Persyn, Person, Perrin, Perlin, Perron, Perin, Gervin, Tessin, Serlin

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Persin Family Origin

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Persin Family Occupations

What did your Persin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Persin family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Persin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Persin's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Persin.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Saloon Keeper

    14%

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Persin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Persin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Persin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Persin. 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 Persin. For the veterans among your Persin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Persin Life Expectancy

What is the average Persin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Persin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Persin in 1960 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Persin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Persin 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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