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Perkett Family Origin

Where is the Perkett family from?

Perkett Family Occupations

What did your Perkett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perkett occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Perkett's were Laborers. Laborer, Colier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perkett. A less common occupation for the Perkett family was Miner.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Colier

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Miner

    17%

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

Perkett Historical Records

What Perkett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Perkett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perkett 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Perkett. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Perkett. For the veterans among your Perkett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perkett Life Expectancy

What is the average Perkett lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Perkett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Perkett in 1962 was 79, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perkett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perkett 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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