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Personeus Family History

Personeus 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.


Similar surnames: Personius, Persons, Personett, Parsons, Person, Terrones, Berrones

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Where is the Personeus family from?

You can see how Personeus families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Personeus family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Personeus families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 22 Personeus families living in New York. This was about 92% of all the recorded Personeus's in USA. New York had the highest population of Personeus families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Personeus surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Personeus ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 336 census records available for the last name Personeus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Personeus census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 18 immigration records available for the last name Personeus. 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 Cards

There are 116 military records available for the last name Personeus. For the veterans among your Personeus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Personeus lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Personeus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Personeus in 1964 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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