Perret Family History

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Perret Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name P(i)erre, French form of Peter. English (Bristol): variant of Parrott

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


Similar surnames: Perrot, Perrin, Perron, Perel, Perrett, Perrell, Petre, Garret

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Perret Family Origin

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Perret Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    15%
  • Apprente Meunier

    8%
  • Clerk

    8%
  • Cuisinier

    8%

In 1881, Servant, Apprente Meunier and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perret. The most common Perret occupation in Canada was Servant. 15% of Perret's were Servants. A less common occupation for the Perret family was Cuisinier.

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Perret Historical Records

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Perret Life Expectancy

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