Perich Family History

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Perich Name Meaning

Croatian and Serbian (Peric): patronymic from the personal names Pero (Croatian) or Pera (Serbian), short forms of Petar (see Peter). Catalan: variant of Peric, derivative of the personal name Pere, Catalan equivalent of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Petric, Peris, Gerich, Burich, Perlich, Petrich, Pech, Pesch, Perpich

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Perich Family Origin

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Perich Family Occupations

What did your Perich ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Caretaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Perich. 15% of Perich men worked as a Labourer and 50% of Perich women worked as a Caretaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perich were Driver and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    15%
  • Bank Clerk
    8%
  • Cultivateur
    8%
  • Driver
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Caretaker
    50%
  • Student
    50%

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

Perich Historical Records

What Perich family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Perich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perich 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Perich. 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 604 military records available for the last name Perich. For the veterans among your Perich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perich Life Expectancy

What is the average Perich lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Perich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Perich in 1955 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perich 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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