Perona Family History

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Perona Name Meaning

Catalan: from a feminine derivative of the personal name Pere. Italian: from a derivative of the personal name Pero.

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


Similar surnames: Peron, Perna, Pero, Verona, Berna, Perno, Geron, Speroni, Perin

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Perona Family Origin

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Perona Family Occupations

What did your Perona ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Perona. 20% of Perona men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Perona women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perona were Grocer and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Coal Miner
    3%
  • Farmer
    3%
  • Grocer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    19%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Operator
    5%

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

Perona Historical Records

What Perona family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Perona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perona 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 990 immigration records available for the last name Perona. 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 457 military records available for the last name Perona. For the veterans among your Perona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perona Life Expectancy

What is the average Perona lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Perona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Perona in 1945 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perona

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perona 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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