Perdue Family History

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Perdue Name Meaning

English and Irish: from Old French par Dieu ‘by God’, which was adopted in Middle English in a variety of more or less heavily altered forms. The surname represents a nickname from a favorite oath. According to MacLysaght, the surname in Ireland belonged to a French Protestant family who settled in County Cork.

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


Similar surnames: Prue, Parde, Pere, Perrie, Brue, Pardue, Verdun, Jerue, Purdue

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Perdue Family Origin

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Perdue Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Going To School

    21%
  • School

    9%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Perdue family was Farm Labourer. Farmer, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perdue. The most common Perdue occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Perdue's were Farmers.

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Perdue Historical Records

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Perdue Life Expectancy

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