Persohn Family History

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Persohn Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Persohn Family Origin

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Persohn Family Occupations

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

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  • Farm

    40%
  • Barber

    20%
  • Saddler

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    20%

In 1880, Farm, Barber and Saddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Persohn. A less common occupation for the Persohn family was Shoemaker. The most common Persohn occupation in the USA was Farm. 40% of Persohn's were Farms.

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Persohn Life Expectancy

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Famous Persohn Family

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