Perin Family History

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Perin Name Meaning

Italian: from a pet form of the personal name Pero. French (Périn): variant of Perrin.

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


Similar surnames: Peron, Perino, Perrin, Merin, Peri, Persin, Perlin, Perini, Peris

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Perin Family Origin

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Perin Family Occupations

What did your Perin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Perin. 24% of Perin men worked as a Labourer and 34% of Perin women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perin were Convict and Stamper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    24%
  • Miner
    12%
  • Tudiant
    12%
  • Convict
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    34%
  • Servante
    34%
  • Stamper
    34%

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

Perin Historical Records

What Perin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Perin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Perin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Perin. For the veterans among your Perin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perin Life Expectancy

What is the average Perin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Perin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Perin in 1952 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perin 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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