Perle Name Meaning

Variant of Pearl. German: from the French name Perlet.

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


Similar surnames: Perl, Pelle, Pere, Merle, Perla, Werle, Erle, Ergle, Mele, Pohle

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Perle Family Origin

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Perle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Dealer In Fancy Goods

    13%
  • Gravel Roofer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Perle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Perle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Perle family was Keeping House. Farmer, Dealer In Fancy Goods and Gravel Roofer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perle.

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Perle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Perle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Perle in 1964 was 34, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perle

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