Pehrson Family History

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Pehrson Name Meaning

Swedish (Pehrsson): patronymic from the personal name Pär, Pe(h)r (see Peter).

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


Similar surnames: Peerson, Person, Pearson, Persson, Peterson, Pierson, Persyn, Perron

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Pehrson Family Origin

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Pehrson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Pehrson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Pehrson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pehrson family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pehrson.

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Pehrson Historical Records

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Pehrson Life Expectancy

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