Perella Family History

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Perella Name Meaning

Italian: from a female derivative of the personal name Pero. Catalan: habitational name from any of various places called Perella, in the Vallespir, Solsonè, and Ripollès areas (northern Catalonia) and also in Minorca. Italian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Petrella, Parella, Perelli, Pella, Peralta, Pergola, Rella, Perrella

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Perella Family Origin

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Perella Family Occupations

What did your Perella ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cook was the top reported job for people in the CA named Perella.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cook

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Perella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Perella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perella 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 649 immigration records available for the last name Perella. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 398 military records available for the last name Perella. For the veterans among your Perella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perella Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Perella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Perella in 1955 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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